Local train derails in Mumbai, services hit

Railway traffic on the suburban section of Central Railway was disrupted after a Kalyan-bound local train derailed near the Masjid station here Wednesday morning.

Last Updated: Dec 21, 2011, 12:16 PM IST

Mumbai: Railway traffic on the suburban
section of Central Railway was disrupted after a Kalyan-bound
local train derailed near the Masjid station here Wednesday morning.

The train, which had started from the CST station, was
approaching the Masjid station, when the sixth bogie (from the
engine) derailed, railway sources said.

Efforts are on to restore the traffic, they added.

The incident occurred in the morning rush hour,
inconveniencing thousands of commuters. No casualty was
reported, sources said.

PTI