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RailwaySafetyRegulatorTimesLive reports that four people have been injured in yet another train crash.  This time‚ two goods trains collided while inside a depot in Ermelo‚ Mpumalanga‚ on Tuesday morning.  

ER24 spokesperson Russel Meiring indicated that four passengers had sustained minor to moderate injuries.  He said it was not understood what had led to the collision.  Railway Safety Regulator (RSR) general manager Madelein Williams confirmed the accident and said the RSR was waiting for investigators to conclude their investigation.  Tuesday’s crash comes after 19 people died and over 250 people were injured when a train‚ en route from Port Elizabeth to Johannesburg‚ collided with truck‚ causing several carriages to derail and catch alight‚ on 4 January.  It also follows a train collision in Germiston on 9 January which left 30 people injured.


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