10 injured in train accident

Published: 26th December 2012 09:37 PM  |   Last Updated: 26th December 2012 09:37 PM   |  A+A-


At least ten persons are reported to have been injured when a local train collided with a railway engine at upper Assam's Dibrugarh district this evening, official sources said.

The incident took place at M E S Tiniali area near Chabua town of the district at around 7 pm, the sources said.

As per preliminary reports, the Dibrugarh-Ledo passenger train was coming towards Dibrugarh when it collided head on with a pilot engine going to the opposite direction.

All the injured have been shifted to local hospitals and rescue operations are still going on at the site.

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