Hong Kong light railway accident injures 50

By David Ferguson
Friday, May 17, 2013 7:33 EDT
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Hong Kong light rail via AFP
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Up to 50 people were injured when multiple cars derailed on Hong Kong’s light railway in the north of the city, throwing passengers onto the floor.

“There was a derailment on the light rail and right now, there are 40 to 50 injuries,” a police spokeswoman told AFP.

David Ferguson
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David Ferguson is an editor at Raw Story. He was previously writer and radio producer in Athens, Georgia, hosting two shows for Georgia Public Broadcasting and blogging at Firedoglake.com and elsewhere. He is currently working on a book.
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