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Two dead in Philadelphia train derailment

Two people have been killed, and at least 30 injured, after a train derailed south of the US city of Philadelphia.

Reports indicate the Amtrak train, with more than 300 passengers, hit an excavating machine which was on the tracks, causing the derailment of the lead engine.

Smitha Mundasad reports.

  • 04 Apr 2016