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Nine killed in train crash in southern Turkey - local media

Source: Reuters - Thu, 20 Mar 2014 07:20 GMT
Author: Reuters
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ANKARA, March 20 (Reuters) - Nine people were killed and several injured on Thursday when a train crashed into a bus carrying workers in Turkey's southern province of Mersin, the Dogan News Agency (DHA) reported.

Video footage on the DHA website showed a crushed minibus on the side of the tracks and medics trying to reach the injured.

(Reporting by Humeyra Pamuk; Editing by Nick Tattersall, John Stonestreet)

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