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    Train Reportedly Derails in Northern Italy

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    A regional train, running between Italy's Turin and Savona, has derailed in the province of Cuneo, RaiNews24 reported Friday.

    The train has collided with a crane, while the passengers sustained only minor injuries, La Stampa newspaper said. Police and emergency response groups are working the scene of the incident.

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    The most recent such accident occurred in Italy in January, after a train crashed near Italy's Milan, killing two and injuring more than 100 people. Another major incident took place in 2016 when 23 people were killed after two trains collided on a single track in an olive grove in Puglia, southeastern Italy.

     

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