Report: Multiple fatalities after train derails near Paris [photos]

http://twitter.com/#!/rtenews/status/355725375751462913

There are reports of at least ten fatalities and multiple injuries after a passenger train derailed south of Paris:

http://twitter.com/#!/brolezholloway/status/355733241073893376

From the Daily Mail:

The high speed intercity train was travelling from the French capital to the city of Limoges when it derailed onto its side in a train station in the suburb of Bretigny-sur-Orge at about 3.15pm GMT.

The Daily Mail reports that many of those killed were crushed to death or electrocuted.

Rescue workers are still reportedly working to free passengers from the derailed train.

Here are some more tweets from the scene of the derailment:

http://twitter.com/#!/KetyDC/status/355734038805348352
http://twitter.com/#!/frbusta/status/355734574015315968

Twitchy will monitor this story and post updates as they are available.

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