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Hong Kong train derailed following screw failure because staff lacked knowledge, says MTR

MTR maintenance staff lacked the knowledge to assess the effectiveness of their repairs resulting in a dramatic train derailment last year, the Hong Kong rail operator said on Tuesday. A train bound for Hung Hom station derailed during morning rush hour last September, hurling three carriages off the tracks and forcing hundreds of passengers to evacuate. Eight were injured […]