Train crash in U.S. Philadelphia injures at least 42

Updated 2017-08-23 10:00:17 Xinhua

A high-speed train crashed into a parked unoccupied train early Tuesday in a station on the outskirts of the U.S. eastern city of Philadelphia, injuring at least 42 people, authorities said.

Heather Redfern, a spokeswoman for the Southeastern Pennsylvania Transportation Authority (SEPTA), said that 42 people, including the conductor, were injured in the train crash at the 69th Street Terminal in the city's Upper Darby suburb.

All of the injuries appear to be non life-threatening, she said.

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