Tuesday, February 12, 2013

Japanese Train Hits Buffers

More than 16 people on an express passenger train in Japan have been injured after the train hit a lorry at a level crossing and then crashed into a station platform.

The collision happened near Arai station on the Sanyo line in Takasago city, police in the Hyogo prefecture said.

A police spokesman said: "Sixteen people including the drivers of the truck and the train were injured.