200 Injured Near Johannesburg in South Africa Train Crash

 09 Jan 2018 - 16:12

200 Injured Near Johannesburg in South Africa Train Crash

AFP

Johannesburg, January 09 (QNA) - Emergency services in South Africa say that at least 200 people have been injured in a train crash in Germiston, a town around 40 kilometers southeast of Johannesburg.

It is not clear what caused the collision, but local media is reporting that an incoming train hit a stationary train from behind.

Paramedics say passengers sustained "minor to moderate" injuries and will receive further treatment in hospital. 

No fatalities have been reported so far in the incident.