2 trains collided killing at least 32

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32 people are dead and dozens more are injured after two trains collided in Egypt, authorities said.

The collision in the province of Sohag caused three passenger cars to flip over, health authorities said, according to the Associated Press.

Footage posted by local media showed train carriages derailed and people assessing the debris.

Egyptian authorities have not yet given a reason for the accident, but an unnamed Egyptian security source told Reuters: “The trains collided while going at not very high speeds, which led to the destruction of two carriages and a third to overturn.”

Egypt’s rail networks are one of the oldest in the region, and have a history of fatal accidents like this,

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