In Taiwan on Sunday, 21 October at 16:50 local time (11:50 Kiev time) derailed passenger train. The composition was followed from the settlement, Shulin to Taitung.
It is reported by the Central news Agency of Taiwan (CNA).
According to him, local authorities have confirmed the death of 17 people in the derailment. Another 101 people were injured in the tragedy. Also about 40 can be locked in the overturned carriages.
Emergency services directing people to nearby medical facilities.
It is noted that in was composed of eight cars, five of which overturned.