At least 20 killed, 43 injured in crash and fire at Cairo train station

People gather at the main train station after a fire caused deaths and injuries, in Cairo, Egypt, February 27, 2019. REUTERS/Amr Abdallah Dalsh

CAIRO (Reuters) – At least 20 people were killed and dozens injured when a locomotive smashed through the buffers and burst into flames at Cairo’s main train station on Wednesday. Egypt’s public prosecutor said a preliminary investigation indicated the driver stepped off the train to talk to another driver without pulling the hand brake, causing […]

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