At Least 2 Killed, 7 Wounded in Train Accident in Southern France: Media

TEHRAN (Tasnim) - At least two people were killed and seven wounded on Saturday when a train derailed in the department of les Alpes-de-Haute-Provence, in southern France, local media reported.

At Least 2 Killed, 7 Wounded in Train Accident in Southern France: Media

The accident occurred on Saturday morning between Annot and Saint-Benoit when a tourist train connecting the touristic cities of Nice and Digne-les-Bains left the rails, leaving at least two people dead and seven wounded, French television BFMTV reported.

According to preliminary information, the train hit a rock on the track and one of the cars derailed, firefighters told the media.

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