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At Least 125 Injured As Trains Collide Head-On In Amsterdam


At least 125 people were injured, including over 50 seriously, when two passenger trains collided head-on in Amsterdam on Saturday, international media quoted local police as saying.

Of those injured, 13 people suffered major injuries and more than 40 others were seriously hurt, a police spokesman said. Many of those injured suffered bone fractures.

The trains collided on a railway bridge between the Dutch capital’s main station Amsterdam Central and Amsterdam Sloterdijk.
The cause of the accident was not immediately clear.

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