Spain PM declares 3 days of official mourning after big crash

Rajoy said he would declare three days of official mourning after a train derailed in the northwestern region of Galicia.

Spain PM declares 3 days of official mourning after big crash

World Bulletin / News Desk

Spain's Prime minister Mariano Rajoy on Thursday said he would declare three days of official mourning after a train derailed in the northwestern region of Galicia, killing at least 78 people and injuring up to 131.

"I will sign a decree to declare three days of official mourning in all Spain," Rajoy told journalists after visiting the Santiago de Compostela hospital where most victims were taken.

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