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Train carrying sulphuric acid derails in Australian outback

Monday, December 28, 2015 - 00:45

A train loaded with 200,000 litres of sulphuric acid came off the tracks in north-west Queensland, Australia. Rough Cut-subtitled (no reporter narration).

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ROUGH CUT-SUBTITLED (NO REPORTER NARRATION) A freight train loaded with sulphuric acid derailed in Australia's outback on Sunday. Local media say the 26-car train was carrying about 200,000 litres of the substance when it came off the tracks. Officials say there was a minor leakage of the acid and some diesel fuel prompting a two kilometre exclusion zone. Three drivers sustained minor injuries and were being treated at a local hospital, media said.

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Train carrying sulphuric acid derails in Australian outback

Monday, December 28, 2015 - 00:45