Mexico City Metro Train Derails, Killing At Least 23 And Injuring Dozens

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Updated May 4, 2021 at 8:50 AM ET An elevated train derailed in Mexico City after a concrete overpass it was crossing collapsed Monday night. At least 23 people were killed and nearly 80 were injured and transferred to nearby hospitals, according to government officials. Photos posted online show two train cars dangling precariously from the elevated track. The yellow and orange cars were crushed together as the overpass collapsed, leaving them suspended at a V-shaped angle. Given the tenuous position of the wreckage, a search for possible trapped survivors had to be suspended due to safety concerns. A crane was brought in to help stabilize the site for emergency responders. "We don't know if they are alive," Mexico City Mayor Claudia Sheinbaum said...

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Mexico City Metro Train Derails, Killing At Least 23 And Injuring Dozens

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