Trains collide on Rome's Metro B

Ten injured, two trapped in accident.

More than ten people were injured after two trains collided in a tunnel on the Metro B line, near the EUR Palasport stop in the direction of Laurentina, at around 10.30 on 5 June.

Two people remain trapped at the scene of the accident which appears to have occurred after one train stopped in the tunnel and was hit by an oncoming train.

Shuttle buses have been provided for commuters between Magliana and Laurentina. For transport updates see Muoversi a Roma.

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