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Train mows down over 10 pilgrims at railway station in Bihar, locals set ablaze two bogies and lynch driver- India Today

At least 12 people, most of them pilgrims, were crushed to death under the wheels of Saharsa-Patna Rajrani Express at Bhamara Railway Station in Bihar on Monday morning.

The victims, mostly kanwarias (devotees of Lord Shiva), were standing on the railway tracks at the station when the Rajrani Express hit them at the station under Samastipur division of East Central Raiway.

http://indiatoday.intoday.in/story/train-mows-down-people-bihar-railway-station/1/300184.html

Alberta rail safety questioned after workers hit by train – Edmonton – CBC News

The company that employed the three men who were struck and injured by a train while cleaning tracks east of Edmonton on Wednesday says changes will be made in light of the accident.

The three men — aged 20, 28 and 32 — work for A&B Rail Services, which was contracted by CN Rail. All three remain in hospital with serious injuries, according to Alberta Occupational Health and Safety.

 Alberta rail safety questioned after workers hit by train – Edmonton – CBC News 

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Rail maintenance worker killed – Local – The Star

 RAIL worker from South Yorkshire has been killed after being struck by a train.

The 26-year-old man, believed to be from Doncaster, was struck by a Northern Rail Scunthorpe to Lincoln service, which had previously called at Doncaster and Sheffield, at 1.55pm today at Saxilby, near Lincoln.

British Transport Police and the Rail Accident Investigation Branch are investigating the collision.

Rail maintenance worker killed – Local – The Star 

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