At least 54 passengers injured as train crashes into platform in central Barcelona

Baku, July 28, AZERTAC

At least 54 early morning commuters were injured, one seriously, when a train failed to stop properly and collided against the end-of-line buffers at a station serving the downtown port area of the prosperous northeastern Spanish city of Barcelona, authorities said Friday, EFE news agency reports.

The city's emergency medical service said 19 passengers suffering from less serious injuries, among whom was the train driver, had also been taken to several Barcelona hospitals while 34 had been treated for cuts and bruises, the agency said.

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