Train derails in Greater Manchester

A train has derailed and caught fire on a bridge in Greater Manchester.

It happened on Windsor Bridge, close to Salford Crescent.

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Accident investigators at the scene as fire is put out on derailed train

Accident investigators at the scene of derailed train Credit: Davina Hagan

Fire services have put out a fire on a train which derailed on a bridge in Manchester.

The carriages were being taken to a depot, according to Network Rail. They say trains from Manchester and Salford will be "disrupted."

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