Consolidated Press News File
May 7, 2021
MEXICO CITY — The number of fatal casualties has risen to 26 of 80 people injured in an elevated train collapse in Mexico City.
Monday saw the deadliest rail disaster in Mexico City which operates one of the busiest subways in the world. Experts are questioning the structural integrity of the system, yet no official statement has been released on the condition of other sections of track.
80 victims suffered injuries from the incident and 33 are currently receiving medical care in local hospitals.