Kanyakumari-Bangalore Island Express derails in Vellore

February 6, 2016 16:49 IST 1 of 2
More than 40 passengers of the Bengaluru-bound Kanyakumari-Bangalore City Express was injured after its four coaches derailed in Vellore district, around 170 km from here, according to reports. The Southern Railway in a statement said the coaches derailed at 4.15 a.m. between Somanayakkanpatti and Patchur of the Bangalore Railway Division. According to railways, buses were arranged to transport passengers to Bengaluru and senior officials have reached the accident spot.