August 21, 2006
Egyptian train collision kills 15, injures 70
CAIRO (Reuters) - A collision between two trains killed at
least 15 people and injured 70 on Monday in a Nile Delta town
north of Cairo, initial reports from health and security
The accident took place about 7 a.m. local time (0400 GMT)
near the town of Qalyoub, about 20 km (12 miles) north of
Cairo, they said.
causing one of them to derail and overturn. Ambulances and
rescue workers are on the way to the site, the sources added.