Two LRT trains collide in Quezon City, no passengers on both coaches
Screencap from the MMDA Twitter account
Two coaches of the Light Rail Transit (LRT) Line 1 Extension have collided this morning near SM City Annex in Quezon City, according to reports. Citing radio dzMM, ABS-CBN News reports that the collision caused one of the two coaches to be derailed. According to Inquirer.net, it was the Monumento-bound train that was derailed.
On its Twitter account, Inquirer.net reposted a quote from LRT Authority Spokesperson Hernando Cabrera: "Parehong walang pasahero ang nagbanggaang tren, sa reversing track kasi nangyari." ("There were no passengers on both trains because the incident happened on the reversing track.")
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