66 killed in Patna-Indore Express derailed near Kanpur

Patna-Indore Express derails

At least 66 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.