Mass funeral for the unidentified bodies of train crash victims
Officials confirm 6 dead, several injured in crash; day pix from scene
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The Tamworth rail crash was an accident that happened at Tamworth railway station in Staffordshire, England, on 14 September 1870. It was caused when a signalmans error accidentally diverted the Irish Mail express onto a dead end siding, where part of the train crashed through the buffers and into the River Anker. Three people were killed, and thirteen injured.