Two trains collide in Gorakhpur; 2 dead, many injured
Gorakhpur train accident : First picture of the spot pic.twitter.com/8Pjg8hfx78— ANI (@ANI_news) September 30, 2014
Gorakhpur train accident : Picture from the accident site pic.twitter.com/TgUNmlApzo— ANI (@ANI_news) September 30, 2014
Reportedly, Krushak express had a side collison with Lucknow-Barauni express. A helpline has been started, said Arunendra Kumar,Railway Board, to ANI.
Gorkahpur is in Eastern Uttar Pradesh, 270 km from the capital of Lucknow. The injured have been moved to a local hospital, said officials.
"The casualty figure is not yet final," said the Chairman of the Railways Board to news agency ANI.
More details awaited