45 killed in train disaster

Kanpur, Nov 20 (IANS) At least 45 people were killed when 14 coaches of the Patna-Indore Express derailed here early on Sunday, officials said.

The accident occurred shortly after 3 a.m. near Pukhraya station in Kanpur, senior police officer Daljeet Chowdhary said.

Officials fear that the toll could further go up.