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1 killed, 3 injured as tractor hits train

Posted on Feb 13, 11:12AM | UNI

Tiruchrapalli, Feb 12 : One person was killed on the spot and three others seriously injured when a tractor in which they were travelling collided with a train at an unmanned level crossing between Kattur and Pullamlbadi Railway station on the Tirucharapalli-Vuridhachalam Section near here today.

The deceased and the injured were yet be identified. The injured were admitted into Government Hospital Lalgudi.

Following the accident, the Tirucharapalli-Cuddalore passenger train suffered detention for more than 40 minutes. Chennai Egmore-Madurai Vaikai Superfast Express and Tirucharapalli-Howarh Mail suffered delay of 30 minutes each.

Railway police are investigating.