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Manila train careens into street; 34 injured

Posted: August 14, 2014 at 4:24 a.m.

Rescuers help an injured passenger after an elevated Metro Rail Transit commuter train overshot its tracks and derailed at the end station Wednesday, injuring dozens in suburban Pasay city south of Manila, Philippines.

A Philippine commuter train rammed through a concrete barrier at the end of a rail line and rolled into a busy intersection Wednesday, injuring at least 34 people and damaging two vehicles on the street.

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