Train Accident in Bulgaria – level 2

13-12-2016 07:00

A freight train in Bulgaria derailed in a village last Saturday morning. At least five people died and another 30 are in hospital.

The train was carrying liquid gas. It exploded when two tanks hit an electrical line. The impact and fire destroyed twenty-five buildings.

Difficult words: freight train (a train which is transporting things, not people), derail (leave the tracks), liquid (a liquid thing is like water), impact (when two things hit one another).

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