Driver admits breaking limit

The driver of the train that derailed in northwestern Spain, killing 79 people, has admitted he was traveling at twice the speed limit when he approached the treacherous turn.

View all 81 updates ›

Driver of derailed train 'not answering questions'

The driver of the train which derailed in northern Spain killing at least 78 people has been formally arrested by police.

Francisco Jose Garzon remains in hospital after Wednesday's crash and is under police guard.

But it's understood he is not answering questions. And it is still not clear why the train was going so fast.

More top news