Taiwan rescuers work to bring out last body from wrecked train after crash killed 50

//Taiwan rescuers work to bring out last body from wrecked train after crash killed 50

Taiwan rescuers work to bring out last body from wrecked train after crash killed 50

Taiwanese rescuers were trying on Monday to retrieve the last body of a passenger from wreckage of a deadly train crash last week.Fifty people have been confirmed dead after a packed express train carrying almost 500 passengers and crew slammed into a truck near the eastern city of Hualien on Friday, causing it to derail and the front end to crumple. It was the island’s worst rail accident in seven decades.The truck had slid down a sloping road from a building site onto the tracks just outside…

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