Harrowing footage of Ramses Station collision and fire at Cairo train station – VIDEO
Video footage showing the horrifying scene of the Cairo train derailment that killed at least 25 and injured another 50 has emerged online.
A fire broke out at the main train station in Egypt’s capital on Wednesday following an explosion caused by a train ramming into a barrier at Ramses station in central Cairo. The raging inferno was caught on camera by bystanders.
Eyewitnesses report that the platform was packed as the train came speeding into the station.
Prime Minister Mostafa Madbouly said the incident is being investigated. All train arrivals and departures from the station have been suspended.