HYDERABAD: Two trains collided in Hyderabad at the Kacheguda Railway station on Monday resulting in 12 people getting injured and drivers getting trapped inside the collided trains.
Two trains collided at a slow-moving speed. The trains involved were
The driver of the MMTS was trapped inside his cabin after the Collison as the cabin was badly disfigured. He was provided with oxygen and other medical aids inside the cabin.
"They were using cutters to rescue the driver. The accident occurred as the MMTS train apparently overshot the signal, "
"Six coaches of the MMTS service and three coaches of the Hundry Express have been damaged. The 12 passengers were rushed to Osmania General Hospital, of whom two were discharged. "
Received the tragic news of the train accident in Hyderabad & immediate instructions have been given to the authorities for assistance & monitoring.— Piyush Goyal (@PiyushGoyal) November 11, 2019
Railway administration is extending assistance & have made arrangements for the treatment of the injured at the accident site.
After this accident, one train was cancelled and another one was diverted.
According to a woman traveller of the MMTS: