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Fatal subway crash in Washington DC

Two rush-hour subway trains have collided in Washington DC, killing at least seven people and injuring up to 70 others, according to officials.

One train hit the second from behind while it was stationary, the Associated Press news agency reported.

Metro spokeswoman Candice Smith gave her reaction to the crash at the scene of the accident.


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