44 people injured in Swiss train crash
AT least 44 people have been injured after two passenger trains collided head-on in western Switzerland, according to police.
Rescue operations are still under way at the site on a regional line about 31 miles south-west of the capital, Bern, Vaud state police spokesman Jean-Christophe Sauterel said.
Pictures on the website of local daily 24 Heures showed the mangled wreckage of the two trains still on the tracks.
Last week, 79 people were killed in a high-speed derailment in Spain.