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Eight more bodies found in east China's train collision site

07-25-2011 08:23 BJT Special Report:Two High-Speed Trains Crash in East China |

WENZHOU, July 24 (Xinhua) -- Rescuers discovered eight more bodies from damaged train carriages Sunday at a train collision site in east China's Zhejiang Province.

Local officials previously said 35 people were killed and 211 others were injured after high-speed train D301 rear-ended bullet train D3115 near Wenzhou at 8:38 p.m. Saturday. 

Photo taken on July 24, 2011 shows the accident scene where rescuers clear the wreckage in Wenzhou, east China's Zhejiang Province, after a train collision and derailment Saturday night. As of 9:30 a.m. (0130 GMT) Sunday, the death toll has risen to 35 and 210 others were injured. The accident occurred on a bridge near downtown Wenzhou when high-speed train D301 rear-ended the stalled D3115. Four carriages of D301 fell off the viaduct while two carriages of D3115 were derailed. (Xinhua/Chen Bin)

Editor:Wang Xiaomei |Source: Xinhua

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