A cargo train in Kasai province of DRC Congo veered off a bridge while attempting to cross it.
Many carriages fell over the bridge into the Luembe River and a reported death toll of about 32 persons and over 91 injuries have been accounted for.
Authorities say a large number of children were among the dead.
It was the third train accident within the space of a month in Central DRC
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