Egyptians gather around mangled train carriages at the scene of a train accident that killed at least 18 people on March 26. Photo: AP Egyptians gather around mangled train carriages at the scene of a train accident that killed at least 18 people on March 26. Photo: AP
Egyptians gather around mangled train carriages at the scene of a train accident that killed at least 18 people on March 26. Photo: AP
Egypt

Prosecutors in Egypt find gross negligence by railway employees was behind fatal train crash

  • At least 18 people died and 200 others, including children, were injured in the March 26 train crash
  • Prosecutors also allege that a control tower guard had smoked hashish and an assistant to a train driver had used hashish and the opioid pain killer Tramadol

Topic |   Egypt
Egyptians gather around mangled train carriages at the scene of a train accident that killed at least 18 people on March 26. Photo: AP Egyptians gather around mangled train carriages at the scene of a train accident that killed at least 18 people on March 26. Photo: AP
Egyptians gather around mangled train carriages at the scene of a train accident that killed at least 18 people on March 26. Photo: AP
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