Harry 1,088 Posted July 19, 2010 Share #1 Posted July 19, 2010 CALCUTTA, INDIA — A speeding express train plowed into a stationary passenger train in eastern India on Monday, killing 61 people in a crash so powerful it sent the roof of one car flying onto an overpass. Officials said they could not rule out sabotage. Residents crawled over the twisted wreckage trying desperately to free survivors before rescue workers arrived with heavy equipment to cut through the metal. Railway Minister Mamata Banerjee, who rushed to the site, raised the possibility the crash could have been another case of sabotage, two months after Maoist rebels were blamed for a derailment that killed 145 people. "We have some doubts in our mind" about whether it was an accident, she said. Read more: http://www.nydailynews.com/news/world/2010/07/18/2010-07-18_at_least_35_dead_in_train_collision_in_eastern_india.html#ixzz0u8KvOarZ Link to comment Share on other sites More sharing options...
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