Dozens killed in train wreck in Spain

Reuters: The estimate of the death toll from the train derailment in Spain has risen to 45, per Reuters, as night fell. A government official later offered a “provisional” death toll of 56 killed.

The train operated by state rail company Renfe with 247 people on board derailed on the eve of the ancient city’s main festival when thousands of Christian pilgrims travel in to pack the streets.

As night fell, firemen worked to find survivors from the train’s windows.
More photos of the crash from NBC News’ are here.

Photo: Stringer/Spain/Reuters

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