Train derails after hitting boulder in southern India, killing 11 and injuring dozens

February 13, 2015 8:30 AM

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BANGALORE, India – A train derailed after hitting a boulder that had fallen on the track in southern India on Friday, killing at least 11 people and injuring dozens, officials said.

Railways Minister Suresh Prabu said the boulder fell from a nearby hill and derailed nine coaches and one food car.

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