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GENEVA (AFP) – Two trains collided head-on Monday in western Switzerland, police said, while media reports said around 30 people were injured.

The collision occurred in Granges-pres-Marnand around 7:00 pm (1700 GMT), police said.

They said the fire department and ambulances were on the scene. A helicopter was also dispatched.

Traffic was interrupted on part of the line which links the cities of Palezieux and Payerne, the federal railways said.

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Jeff Danziger lives in New York City. He is represented by CWS Syndicate and the Washington Post Writers Group. He is the recipient of the Herblock Prize and the Thomas Nast (Landau) Prize. He served in the US Army in Vietnam and was awarded the Bronze Star and the Air Medal. He has published eleven books of cartoons and one novel. Visit him at DanzigerCartoons.

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