News ID: 232333
Published: 0658 GMT October 05, 2018

South Africa: At least 320 injured in train collision

South Africa: At least 320 injured in train collision

At least 320 people were reportedly injured when two trains crashed on a railway connecting Johannesburg and Pretoria, Thursday.

The incident happened during rush hour at Van Riebeeck train station in Kempton Park, to the east of Johannesburg. A passenger train had been travelling from Johannesburg to the country's capital, when it plowed into a stationary train that was in its path, Presstv Reported.

Thirty-two of the injured passengers are reportedly in a serious condition.

An investigation into what caused the collision is underway.

 
   
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