Five killed, 50 injured as rush-hour tram derails

The incident occured in South London

Five people have died and dozens more are injured after a tram derailed. Emergency services are still working at the scene near Sandilands tram stop in Croydon, south London, to free people trapped in the two-carriage vehicle

The scene after a tram overturned in Croydon, south London, trapping five people and injuring another 40.  Photo credit : Steve Parsons/PA Wire

The scene after a tram overturned in Croydon, south London, trapping five people and injuring another 40. Photo credit : Steve Parsons/PA Wire