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  • Rescue workers at the site of a head-on collision between two trains near Granges-pres-Marnand, Switzerland, July 29, 2013.
  • A view of the scene where two Swiss regional trains collided head-on near Granges-Pres-Marnand, Switzerland, July 29, 2013.
  • Rescue workers at the site of a head-on collision between two trains near Granges-pres-Marnand, Switzerland, July 29, 2013.
  • Swiss Federal Railways staff inspect the rails after removing carriages after a collision between two trains near Granges-pres-Marnand, Switzerland, July 29, 2013.

Swiss Trains Collide

Published July 30, 2013

Two trains have collided head-on in western Switzerland, killing one train's driver and injuring at least 26 passengers.


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