BREAKING NEWS: Train crash kills three leaves many injured in Bavaria, Germany

BREAKING NEWS: Train crash kills three leaves many injured in Bavaria, Germany Credit: Twitter @MartinBreitkopf

The train crash in Germany’s Bavaria occurred after it derailed taking the life of several passengers and leaving many more injured.

A train crash in Bavaria, Germany, specifically in the region Garmisch-Partenkirchen, on the afternoon of Friday, June, 3 has reportedly killed at least three and injured dozens more.

According to local officials 60 people have been injured, 16 of those seriously.

There is currently a large operation underway according to local police at the scene.

Twitter is flooding with footage of the incident, with one user posting:

“Train Derails in Germany – Three Dead. A passenger train has derailed in the Bavaria, on a line linked to Munich. Three people have been killed. According to official reports, at least 60 others were injured, around 16 of them seriously. Rescue operations are currently underway.”

Credit: Twitter @osiris_neits

Another Twitter user posted photos of the train crash in Bavaria, Germany:

“#trainaccident #garmischpartenkirchen #oberland there was a serious train accident on the railway line between Farchant and GarmischPartenkirchen  @br24
– Operation is ongoing – no further information available yet #br_oberbayern #br_oberland,” 

Credit: Twitter @MartinBreitkopf

The news of the train crash in Bavaria, Germany, follows a recent train crash in Barcelona that occurred on the afternoon of Monday, May, 16, when a train carrying goods derailed at the entrance to the station, hitting the cabin of the passenger train that was leaving the station.

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