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Train derailment in Spain

Scores are killed and injured in a train derailment in NW Spain.

A crane raises the locomotive of the train that derailed on July 24 in Santiago de Compostela, Spain, early on July 28.

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Relatives and friends at the funeral of Ignacio Bustamante, one of the people who died in the train accident, in San Fernando, Cadiz, Andalusia, Spain on July 27.

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A coffin of a medical student, Laura Naveiras Ferreiro, one of the train crash victim, is carried during her funeral at the San Pedro de Visma cementery in A Coruna, Spain, July 27.

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The luggage of the passengers of train that derailed are displayed at a pavilion in Santiago de Compostela, July 27.

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A combination of images from a security video camera shows the train derailing near Santiago de Compostela, Spain on July 24. The train hurtled off the tracks killing at least 78 passengers and injuring more than 170 in the country's deadliest rail disaster in more than 40 years.

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A crane removes one of the carriages at the scene of a train accident in Santiago de Compostela, Spain, July 25.

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Relatives of the victims of a train accident react outside the Cersia building, where they are attended by psychologists from the Red Cross in Santiago de Compostela on July 25.

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A fireman works to remove a carriage at the scene of a train accident in Santiago de Compostela, July 25.

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An injured man sits next to the body of a victim covered with a blanket following a train accident near the city of Santiago de Compostela, Spain on July 24.

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A fireman carries an injured young girl following a train accident near the city of Santiago de Compostela, Spain on July 24.

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The injured train driver, Francisco Jose Garzon Amo, is evacuated by two men after the train accident near Santiago de Compostela on July 24. Amo is under investigation after the train hurtled off the tracks while going at twice the legal speed limit.

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Emergency personnel respond to the scene of a train derailment in Santiago de Compostela, Spain, on July 24, 2013. A train derailed in northwestern Spain on Wednesday night, toppling passenger cars on their sides.

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A woman is evacuated at the scene of a train derailment in Santiago de Compostela on July 24.

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An injured man, identified by Spanish newspapers El Pais and El Mundo as the train driver Francisco Jose Garzon, is helped by a policeman after a train crashed near Santiago de Compostela on July 24. Garzon, the driver of the Spanish train that derailed, killing at least 80 people, was under police guard in hospital on Thursday after the dramatic accident which an official source said was caused by excessive speed.

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Emergency workers attend to the injured of a train accident near Santiago de Compostela on July 24. The train was travelling from Madrid to Ferrol in northwestern Spain. Dozens of people were killed and the number is expected to climb as more victims are located.

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Injured passengers receive help after a train crashed near Santiago de Compostela on July 24.

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Emergency personnel help victims at the scene of the train derailment in Santiago de Compostela on July 24.

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Injured passengers receiving first aid after a train travelling from Madrid to Ferrol derailed close to Santiago de Compostela on July 24. Many passengers on the train were pilgrims bound for events dedicated to the patron saint of Santiago de Compostela. The city cancelled the festival.

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Emergency workers attend to the injured at the scene of a train accident on July 24.

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Rescue workers pull victims from the train crash near Santiago de Compostela on July 24.

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Emergency personnel at the scene of the crash on July 24.

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Rescuers carry the body of a victim as other bodies covered with blankets lie on the ground.

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Rescue workers and officials are seen amongst the wreckage of a train crash near Santiago de Compostela, early on July 25.

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A member of the road security department checks inside the locomotive on July 25.

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A crane removes a carriage from the tracks at the site of a train crash near Santiago de Compostela on July 25.

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