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    • A passenger train passes by a wrecked train engine at the site of the train crash in Santiago de Compostela, northwestern Spain, July 26, 2013. 
    • Luis Verde Remeseiro, director of the Hospital Clinico de Santiago de Compostela, talks to journalists in front of the hospital in Santiago de Compostela, northwestern Spain, July 26, 2013. 
    • Rail workers clear the tracks next to a wrecked train engine at the site of the train crash in Santiago de Compostela, northwestern Spain, July 26, 2013. 
    • A passenger train passes by a wrecked train engine at the site of the train crash in Santiago de Compostela, northwestern Spain, July 26, 2013. 
    • A crane removes a carriage from the tracks at the site of a train crash near Santiago de Compostela, northwestern Spain, July 25, 2013. 
    • A relative of one of the victims of the train crash reacts in Santiago de Compostela, northwestern Spain, July 25, 2013. 
    • Victims receive help after a train crashed near Santiago de Compostela, northwestern Spain, July 24, 2013. 
    • Rescue workers pull victims from a train crash near Santiago de Compostela, northwestern Spain, July 24, 2013. 
    • Emergency personnel respond to a train derailment in Santiago de Compostela, Spain, July 24, 2013.
    • Emergency personnel treat survivors after a train derailment in Santiago de Compostela, Spain, July 24, 2013.
    • Emergency personnel respond to a train derailment in Santiago de Compostela, Spain, July 24, 2013.
    • Emergency personnel at the scene of a train derailment in Santiago de Compostela, Spain, July 24, 2013.
    • Rescue workers pull victims from a train crash near Santiago de Compostela, Spain, July 24, 2013.
    • Rescue workers and officials are seen amongst the wreckage of the train crash near Santiago de Compostela, northwestern Spain, early July 25, 2013. 
    • Relatives of the victims involved in the train accident react at a victims' information point in Santiago de Compostela, Spain, July 25, 2013. 

    Train Accident in Spain Kills Dozens

    Published July 25, 2013

    An investigation is under way into one of Europe's worst rail disasters following a train crash in Spain's Galicia region. At least 78 people died after the train jackknifed into a concrete wall a few kilometers before the station in Santiago de Compostela.


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