Friday, December 19, 2014   

5 dead in Moscow metro accident
(07-15 16:26)

Five people died and more than 100 were taken to hospital after a train derailed in Moscow's packed metro during rush hour on Tuesday, a top health official said.
"Right now we have five dead,'' Georgy Golukhov, head of Moscow's health department, told reporters, adding that 106 people had been hospitalised. --AFP   
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