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Dozens injured in New York train crash

Published:Wednesday | January 4, 2017 | 1:33 PM
An injured passenger is taken from Atlantic Terminal in the Brooklyn borough of New York after a Long Island Rail Road train hit a bumping block.

A commuter train has derailed during rush hour in New York City, injuring dozens of people.

The Long Island Railroad train went off the tracks as it arrived at the busy Atlantic Terminal in Brooklyn.

New York's fire department said 103 people had reportedly suffered non-life-threatening injuries.

Passengers on the train said there had been a loud bang followed by a jolt that made some people on the train fall down.