Dozens of people were killed in Taiwan in a horrific train derailment. The 408 Taroko express was travelling to south on the weekend first day was being carried hundreds of passengers crashed inside a tunnel just out side Haulian city at 9.am local time.
Dozens were trapped inside the train at the time when the rescue operations began.
44 people including the 33 year old train driver, were reported to dead by the Transport Ministry. Eighty one were taken to hospitals with severe injuries. The island has been witnesses worst rail disaster in decades.