In a tragic incident, a train collision occurred in Andhra Pradesh’s Vizianagaram district, resulting in one fatality and multiple injuries. The accident took place on Sunday evening, leaving the affected passengers in shock and distress.
Two Trains Collide
The incident unfolded when the Visakhapatnam-Rayagada passenger train experienced derailment after a collision with the Palasa Express near Kantakapalli in Kothavalasa ‘mandal’ (block). The collision led to a chaotic scene, with both passengers and railway authorities rushing to the aid of those in need.
Local authorities wasted no time in launching a rescue and relief operation, ensuring that the injured passengers received prompt medical attention. Officials from the East Coast Railway quickly responded to the accident site to assess the situation.
While the initial reports shed light on the tragic event, further details surrounding the train collision were yet to be disclosed. An investigation into the incident is expected to determine the exact cause and circumstances that led to this unfortunate accident.
Our thoughts and condolences go out to the victims and their families affected by this heartbreaking train collision in Andhra Pradesh.