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Last Updated: Wednesday, 13 July, 2005, 10:01 GMT 11:01 UK
In pictures: Pakistan train crash
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Three trains packed with passengers crashed at the town of Ghotki in Pakistan's southern Sindh province.
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Thirteen carriages were derailed in the crash, which Pakistan Railways said was caused by a conductor misreading a signal.
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Rescuers had to cut through twisted metal to reach survivors who spoke of a terrifying crash that happened in total darkness.
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Metal, glass and body parts were strewn across the tracks in what police described as a gruesome and painful scene.
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The Lahore-Karachi express had hit the broken down Quetta express and the Tezgam express then hit derailed carriages.
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Tearful relatives awaited news of passengers. The injured were taken to three hospitals. A doctor in one said about a dozen there were in critical condition.
Train passengers in Lahore
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Passengers in Lahore watch news of the crash. Pakistan's rail network carries 65m passengers a year and runs more than 200 trains a day, but many are in poor condition.



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13 Jul 05 |  South Asia



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