A train sits derailed after a collision with a truck in Yokohama, near Tokyo. Photo: AP

Tokyo train derails after colliding with truck, leaving one dead and 30 injured

  • Video footage showed black smoke billowing from parts of the derailed train and passengers alighting near a railroad crossing
  • Eyewitnesses spoke of a fierce fire and panic, with TV images showing terrified passengers streaming from the carriages after the collision
Topic |   Japan

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A train sits derailed after a collision with a truck in Yokohama, near Tokyo. Photo: AP
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The fire broke out aboard the Conception, while it was moored just off the shore of Santa Cruz Island. Photo: Reuters

Dozens die in their bunks as horror fire engulfs scuba diving boat off California coast

  • Passengers slept in the ship’s lower quarters while five crew members who were above deck on the bridge escaped
  • Scuba or propane tanks may have exploded in the fire, but that had not been confirmed
Topic |   United States

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The fire broke out aboard the Conception, while it was moored just off the shore of Santa Cruz Island. Photo: Reuters
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