Indonesian Train Crash Kills At Least 36

A deadly train crash in Petarukan, Central Java, Indonesia killing at least 36 people, October 2, 2010.

On Saturday October 2, 2010, a train crashed into another train in Petarukan, Indonesia.

Petarukan is a city on the northern coast of Central Java province.

This is a bad train accident.

At least 36  people were killed and 50 were injured, many of them are badly injured.

There were bodies still trapped in the damaged train.

The time of the crash was around 3 a.m. (0800 GMT; 9 p.m. EDT Friday).

A train from the capital, Jakarta, slammed into a train sitting idle near the platform, causing severe damage to both.

At about 4 a.m. another passenger train crashed in the town of Solo.

So far one person was reported killed in the train accident.

At the moment it was not clear what caused the accidents.

I’m very sad for the victims and their families of this disaster.

The badly damaged train in the Indonesian train crash in Petarukan, Central Java, October 2, 2010.
People crowded the train crash site in Petarukan train station in Central Java, October 2, 2010.
People crowded the crash site in Petarukan, Central Java, October 2010.
A body was taken from the damaged train at the crash site in Petarukan, Central Java, October 2, 2010.
At least 36 people were killed in the bad train crash in Petarukan, Central Java, October 2, 2010.

At Least 61 People Killed In India Train Crash-Photos

At 2 a.m. Monday, there was a bad train accident at the Sainthia station near Calcutta in India.

This is a disaster.

The speeding Uttarbanga Express hit the Vananchal Express that was not moving.

The impact of the accident was so strong that the roof of one car flew into the air.

It landed on an overpass above the track.

So far, 61 bodies were found at the crash site; including 2 drivers of the

Uttarbanga Express.

125 people were injured.

The local people said that the rescue teams arrived about 3 hours after the accident.

The police said that they arrived within an hour after the accident.

It is not good if the rescue teams arrive late when there is an accident.

Railway Minister Mamata Banerjee, who rushed to the site, said that the crash could have been a sabotage.

A speeding express train collided with a passenger train at the station in eastern India early Monday, July 19, 2010 mangling the carriages and killing scores of people, railway police said. (AP Photo/Bikas Das)
Locals trying to help searching for victims in the train accident, Monday, July 19, 2010. (AP Photo/Bikas Das)b
The roof of Uttarbanga Express is seen on top of Vananchal Express as rescue workers search for survivors at the site of an accident at Sainthia station, about 125 miles (200 kilometers) north of Calcutta, India, Monday, July 19, 2010. (AP Photo/Bikas Das)
A part of the Vananchal Express is seen on an overpass above the tracks at Sainthia station. Monday, July 19, 2010. (AP Photo/Bikas Das)
A rescue worker walks past the tangled trains at the site of an accident, Monday, July 19, 2010. (AP Photo/Bikas Das)
Local residents and rescue workers search for survivors at the site of an accident, Monday, July 19, 2010. (AP Photo/Bikas Das)
Indian rescue workers take out the body of the train driver at the site of an accident. (AP Photo/Bikas Das)
Local residents and rescue workers search for survivors at the site of an accident. Monday, July 19, 2010. (AP Photo/Bikas Das)

Metro Train Crash Killed Nine People In Washington

At least nine people were killed in a rush hour train collision between two Metro trains on Monday north of downtown Washington DC.

During rush lots and lots of people want to ride the trains.

DC means District of Columbia.

It was a very bad train accident 😥

It was a disaster.

It happened just before 5 pm on the above ground track on the Red Line near the border with Takoma Park, Maryland.

One train was not moving when the crash happened.

Mayor Adrian Fenty said it was the deadliest crash in the history of Metro.

Metro is Metropolitan Area Transit Authority.

Chief Dennis Rubin From Washington’s Fire and Emergency Medical Science Department told CNN that 56 had minor injuries, 12 had moderate injuries and 2 were badly injured.

The rescuers cut through the trains to rescue people because one train was on top of the other train.

The National Transportation Safety Board will investigate why it happened.

I think if I go to the United Nations meeting, I’ll tell people to becareful when riding in trains and aeroplanes.

WASHINGTON (CNN) — A rush-hour collision Monday between two Metro trains north of downtown Washington, D.C., killed at least six people and injured scores, Mayor Adrian Fenty said.

One train was stationary when the crash happened, according to Metro General Manager John Catoe.

One train was stationary when the crash happened, according to Metro General Manager John Catoe.

He called it the deadliest crash in the history of the Washington Metropolitan Area Transit Authority, known as Metro. One of the dead was the female operator of one of the trains, Metro officials said.

“The scene is as horrific as you can imagine,” Fenty said in a news conference. “One car was almost squeezed completely together.”

The crash happened just before 5 p.m. on an above-ground track on the Red Line in the District of Columbia near the border with Takoma Park, Maryland. Watch woman say she, fellow passengers ‘went flying’