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[13 Sep 2008 | No Comment | ]
Los Angeles Train Collision, 10 Killed

A commuter train collided with a freight train in suburban Los Angeles, USA. At least 10 people were confirmed dead, with another 107 injured, 40 critically. Rescue workers combed their way through the mangled wreckage of the commuter train late Friday looking for survivors.
Authorities fear the death toll may rise.
The Metrolink train, packed with about 220 rush-hour commuters, collided head-on with a Union Pacific freight train about 4:30 p.m. (7:30 p.m. ET) Friday in Chatsworth, a northwestern suburb of Los Angeles.
Officials could not immediately say how the two trains ended …