Woman seriously injured after train crashes into her SUV

2019-06-04 21:25

A woman was seriously injured on Tuesday when a train crashed into her SUV at the Atbara crossing in Bethlehem, Free State.

Man left paralysed after being thrown from a train sets his sights on the Paralympics

2017-11-22 14:55

He hopes to make his family and South Africa proud by competing in the 2020 Paralympics.

At least 27 killed in latest India rail disaster

2017-01-22 07:32

Rescuers battled to pull survivors from the wreckage of a train crash which killed at least 27 passengers in southern India, the latest in a series of disasters on the country's creaking rail network.

Man electrocuted atop Cape Town train

2016-09-07 13:06

A man has been electrocuted while on the roof of a Cape Town Metrorail train.

Three trapped after trains collide in Eastern Cape

2015-05-20 14:56

Three people are believed to still be trapped inside a Shosholoza Meyl passenger train in Blaney, Eastern Cape, after it collided with a goods train.

Amtrak train was moving at twice speed limit

2015-05-14 05:58

An Amtrak train that derailed in Philadelphia, killing seven people and injuring at least 200 others, was barrelling into a curved stretch of track at twice the speed limit, US investigators say.

Train carrying over 200 passengers derails in Philadelphia

2015-05-13 05:53

An Amtrak passenger train headed to New York City has derailed and crashed in Philadelphia. Several people appeared to be injured in a wreckage described as ‘pretty bad’.

We don't know how this happened - Metrorail spokesperson after Germiston crash

Metrorail spokesperson Lillian Mofokeng said the cause of a train crash in Germiston, Gauteng would be investigated, following a collision between two trains on Tuesday that left 200 people injured. Watch.

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One dead, several hurt in Luxembourg train crash

2017-02-14 14:38

A passenger train and a freight train collided in Luxembourg, killing one person and injuring several more, police said.

Rescuers finish search of Indian train wreck, at least 127 dead

2016-11-21 07:07

Rescuers finished searching the last of 14 mangled train carriages that derailed in northern India, killing at least 127 people and leaving about 150 more injured, police said.

PICS: Deadly German train collison kills at least eight

2016-02-09 11:38

At least eight people are dead and another 90 injured after two commuter trains collided head on and partially came off the tracks near the southern German town of Bad Aibling.

Philadelphia train crash engineer lays low

2015-05-15 06:26

The lawyer for the engineer at the helm of a speeding Amtrak train that derailed in Philadelphia says his client could not remember the crash that has killed at least eight people.

I’ve never seen anything like it – Philadelphia mayor

2015-05-13 06:46

An Amtrak passenger train headed to New York City has derailed and tipped over in Philadelphia, tearing cars apart, injuring dozens and killing at least five people.

HEADLINES: train collision, assisted dying ruling & Nepal

In today's news headlines: the Joburg train crash may be a result of negligence, court will rule on the assisted dying case today & the Nepal death toll rises.

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