|Written by Breaking News Online Team|
|Sunday, 27 February 2011 19:17|
Sunday, February 27, 2011
Puri-New Delhi Neelachal Express derails in Odisha
Breaking News! According to latest reports, 10 bogies of the Puri-New Delhi Neelachal Express derailed at an unmanned level crossing at Ranital near Bhadrak. No train passengers suffered injuries.
The train reportedly hit the road roller, which was crossing the unmanned level crossing at Ranital. The roller driver was rushed to the hospital with serious injuries. His condition is said to be critical.
The road roller was completely damaged. However, the train passengers had a miraculous escape. None of them sustained injuries. Train services were halted on the main Chennai-Howrah track. Efforts are on to clear the track.
The Bhubaneswar-Baripada Express was cancelled following the incident. A special train has been arranged to take the passengers to Delhi. The train will leave at 7:30 PM.
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