Five Killed in Uttar Pradesh Gorakhdham Express Accident

Published: 26th May 2014 12:58 PM  |   Last Updated: 26th May 2014 01:05 PM   |  A+A-


LUCKNOW: At least five people were killed and over 50 injured as Gorakhdham Express Monday ramped into a stationary goods train at Sant Kabir Nagar, 230 km from here, officials said.

The district administration, involved in the rescue and relief operation, confirmed death of five people. It said the number of casualties could be higher.

The accident took place near Khalilabad railway station. 

Six bogies of the Express train were derailed.

Senior railway officials have rushed to the spot.


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