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    At least 16 passengers were injured in a train collision with a barrier at Richmond station in Sydney on Monday, media reported.

    According to The Sydney Morning Herald newspaper, the accident took place at 10:00 a.m. local time (23:00 GMT), when the train hit a buffer stop at the end of the rail line at Richmond station.

    ​At least three people have received serious injuries.

    Three helicopters, 17 ambulance crews, as well as fire and rescue services have arrived at the scene, the publication said.

    The reason of the incident has not been determined yet, while the train station has been closed.


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