6 dead in France train crash (photo,video)

The train had just left Paris on Friday afternoon and was heading for Limoges when it derailed at Bretigny-sur-Orge at around 1700 local time (1800 Minsk time). Thirty people were injured in the crash.

Passengers told reporters they were trapped inside the crashed carriages. French television company BFM-TV reports about at least 8 deadly victims, quoting the police sources.

The causes of the crash are yet to be known, but French Transport Minister Frederic Cuvillier told reporters it was not caused by human error, reports ВВС.

Photo: AFP, Twitter