- Felix Rios?
A commuter train crashed into a buffer in Barcelona’s Francia station on Friday morning, injuring at least 54 people, one of them seriously, emergency services said.
A video from the scene on Friday showed that the train ploughed into the platform barrier. The cause of the crash was not immediately known.
Twenty of the injured, including the driver, were taken to hospital, emergency services said, while medics treated others on stretchers on the platform. They had previously given the number of injured as 39.
Many of the passengers were already standing, ready to get off, when the train crashed, the newspaper La Vanguardia reported.
The train was coming from Sant Vicenc de Calders village in the province of Tarragona on the R2 line of the Rodalies commuter rail service, emergency services said.
Mi tren ha chocado al llegar a estación de Francia hoy pic.twitter.com/WYGJMbcw7j
— Felix Rios (@iamfelixrios) July 28, 2017
BREAKING: 48 injured including 7 seriously after a train crashed into the podium at Barcelona train station, Spain. pic.twitter.com/OqvzHI8uLd
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