The mangled platform roof and derailed train cars are pictured early on July 13, 2013 at the site of a train accident at the railway station of Bretigny-sur-Orge, near Paris
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France train disaster: 'Too soon to judge' says Hollande

French President Francois Hollande has said it is too soon to judge whether poor upkeep on the railways was to blame for a crash which left six people dead and 200 injured.

The train slammed into the station platform after derailing in the town of Bretigny-sur-Orge, 20 minutes into a three-hour trip to Limoges in central France.

Susana Mendonca reports.

  • 15 Jul 2013
  • From the section Europe
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