Indonesia Train Accident :Indonesia Train Collision Crash at Pemalang took away 36
The crash b/w the two trainstook away about 36 people today morning .Rescuers have been searching through the mangled wreckage for trapped survivors of the accident, which occurred at 3am as many passengers were sleeping.
The train was travelling from the capital, Jakarta, when it ploughed into the rear of parked train at a station in Petarukan, a coastal city in Central Java province, the transport ministry said.
According to police report 36 are dead, and 19 seems to be injuired .The accident happened in Pemalang, in the country’s central Java province, at about 2.45am local time. A train coming from Jakarta and bound for East Java ploughed into a stationary train.
Indonesia has reported several transport accidents over the past decade and underinvestment on infrastructure is often blamed. The country’s economic growth has struggled since the 1997-1998 finacial crisis, and its GDP is well below potential.