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Bihar: Engine of Magadh Express train catches fire, alert driver averts tragedy

The driver applied emergency brakes after detecting smoke in the train engine and immediately separated remaining coaches from the locomotive to prevent any tragedy.

Reported by: India TV News Desk, Buxar [ Published on: January 15, 2018 19:18 IST ]
Magadh Express train catches fire, driver averts tragedy
Magadh Express train catches fire, driver averts tragedy

The locomotive of a Delhi-Patna Magadh Express train on Monday caught fire near Tudiganj Railway Station in Bihar, leaving the passengers in panic mode. 

The driver applied emergency brakes after detecting smoke in the train engine and immediately separated remaining coaches from the locomotive to prevent any tragedy. 

However, a few people sustained minor injuries as they rushed due to the sudden halt.

More details are awaited.

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