Two coaches of Rajdhani Express derails in Madhya Pradesh
New Delhi: Two coaches of a Delhi-bound Rajdhani Express derailed today after it was hit by a truck near Thandla in Madhya Pradesh, an official said. No passenger has been injured.
Rajesh Dutt Bajpai, Media and Corporate Communication Director, Railway Ministry, told IANS here that the incident took place at around 6.44 a.m. when the truck broke the gates of a manned level crossing and hit the B7 and B8 coach of the Hazrat Nizamuddin-Trivandrum Rajdhani Express.
#UPDATE: The truck driver died after he rammed into a manned level crossing between Godhra & Ratlam and hit Trivandrum Rajdhani train at 6:44 am today. Two coaches were derailed. No injuries reported to any passenger. #MadhyaPradesh pic.twitter.com/mWWcgnW3Gy
— ANI (@ANI) October 18, 2018
The truck driver died after he rammed into a manned level crossing between Godhra & Ratlam.