‘Why?’ asks Taiwan mourner after 18 killed in crash of speeding train

Rescue workers work at the site where a train derailed in Yilan county, Taiwan October 21, 2018. Picture taken October 21, 2018. REUTERS/Stringer

YILAN, Taiwan (Reuters) – Taiwan President Tsai Ing-wen offered words of consolation on Monday as she met relatives of 18 people killed and 187 injured when a train derailed in the island’s northeast, its worst rail disaster in more than three decades. Officials said four carriages overturned on Sunday after all eight cars of a […]

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