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Paris train derailment

An intercity train accident at the Bretigny-sur-Orge train station near Paris July 12, 2013.(photo by Thierry Gorguet)

Paris train derailment

An intercity train headed for the central French city of Limoges derailed south of Paris on Friday, the national rail company SNCF said.

The Le Parisien newspaper said up to eight people were dead but the Interior Ministry official said it could not confirm whether there were any deaths. (REUTERS)