Spanish train crash death toll 'revised down to 78'

Police have revised down the number of people killed in Wednesday's train crash in northern Spain from 80 to 78, Spanish media have reported.

Investigators reportedly said the figures had been amended during the process of identifying remains.

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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.