Train derails in northeast Scotland

There are "early reports of serious injuries" after a train derailed causing a fire, authorities said.
1:20 | 08/12/20

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We're gonna go over to Maggie ruling now with some breaking news this is a train derailment in northeast Scotland British police say a phi air. Has started paramedics are on the scene Maggie really is live in London with more on this at Maggie what do we know. We'll demanding details are still coming in right now but officials are calling this an extremely serious incidents. Local press is reporting that one person has died and there were early reports there are also other multiple serious injuries from that scene as well. Take a look at what we're seeing this is coming in right now I can still seek. There's smoke coming out of the area where that train derailed there's also a massive emergency response standing by nearly. A dozen ambulances are lined up ready to go and air ambulance is above as welding and right now we don't of the exact extent of those injuries or even how many people were onboard the clearly. Might not response it has something to be concerned about a local police say they arrived at the scene around 9:45 AM local time they have been there ever sends. This is all happening in northeastern Scotland's about. A hundred miles north of Edinburgh right along the coast America and in the region Diane last night and throughout the night we know there was heavy rain thunderstorms heavy flooding throughout the night in some of that weather. Did cause disruptions in cancellations along that route although right now we still don't know what the cause of this train derailment was Diane. Hey Maggie really force in London hoping everyone gets out of there okay thanks Maggie.

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