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17 killed in train derailment in Yilan

2018/10/21 18:53:56

Photo courtesy of a member of the public

Taipei, Oct. 21 (CNA) A Puyuma express train heading from New Taipei bound for Taitung derailed at 4:50 Yilan County in northeastern Taiwan Sunday, killing 17 passengers and leaving more than 80 critically injured, according to firefighters.

(By Shih Hsiu-chuan)