Metrorail working to clear the rubble of train crash in Ekurhuleni


Metrorail says it’s working to clear the rubble of a train crash in Ekurhuleni to ensure a number services are restored
The wreckage had still not yet been removed by on Friday only a single line remains operational and bus services are being used to transport commuters.

Two trains collided near the Elandsfontein station on Thursday.
The cause of the collision is not yet clear.

Metrorail’s Tony Games says two of the 102 people injured have been readmitted to the hospital.
“It’s been the coach that collided with the other train that was going to Johannesburg has closed all four lines, so we need to remove all the coaches, put them one-by-one, put them on top of the wheels so that we can be able to move them because right now it’s a mission.”


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