Train hits dead end at Hyderabad station, 2 injured

Two people were injured as a local train derailed after hitting the dead end at Nampally Railway Station.

IANS| Last Updated: Oct 09, 2013, 10:56 AM IST

Hyderabad: Two people were injured as a local train derailed after hitting the dead end at Nampally Railway Station here on Wednesday morning.

Train driver and another passenger were injured and they were shifted to a hospital. Some other passengers also sustained minor injuries, officials said

The accident occurred on platform number two of Nampally Station, also known as Hyderabad Railway Station, when Lingampally-Nampally Multi Modal Transport System (MMTS) train hit the dead end as the driver apparently failed to control the speed.

The driver`s cabin was damaged in the accident, which also led to derailment of two passenger cars.

Railway staff rescued the driver trapped in the cabin and he was taken to hospital.