Despite A Deadly Crash, Rail System Has Good Safety Record

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September 24, 2013 AT 12:26 PM
The crash happened in an instant two years ago, ending 40 lives, injuring 192 people and casting a lasting shadow over the reputation of China?s high-speed rail system. Government data shows that the system has carried about 1.8 billion passengers since the start of 2009. Rail experts inside and outside China say they are not aware of any fatal crashes other than the one near Wenzhou.