A cargo train smashed into a rush-hour passenger train in #Spain’s Catalonia on Monday, killing its driver and injuring 85 people. Emergency crews said they were helping to evacuate about 100 people from the passenger train. The cargo train carrying potash derailed as it entered the Sant Boi station in northeastern Spain. It then smashed into the front of the passenger train, which was pulling out of the station, killing the driver. #train #collision
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Spain, a country on Europe’s Iberian Peninsula, includes 17 autonomous regions with diverse geography and cultures. Capital city Madrid is home to the Royal Palace and Prado museum, housing works by European masters. Segovia has a medieval castle (the Alcázar) and an intact Roman aqueduct. Catalonia’s capital, Barcelona, is defined by Antoni Gaudí’s whimsical modernist landmarks like the Sagrada Família church.