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Coromandel Express derails in Orissa

February 12, 2009
Atleast 15 people were killed and 100 injured when a passenger express train derailed in Orissa.

Thirteen coaches of the Howrah-Chennai Coromandel express went off the rails last night in Jajpur district of Orissa.

The injured were taken to hospital and Railway Minister Lalu Prasad has ordered a probe into the accident.

The death toll may rise as some of the injured were in critical condition.

Video: ANI

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