Tanzania Railway Limited (TRL) train from Dar es Salaam to Kigoma and Mwanza derailed today near Mazimbu Station in Morogoro Region, however there were no injuries. The accident happened at 5:25 this morning, according to reports.
TRL officials said they were in a process transporting passengers by buses to a next station of Lukobe Village also in Morogoro Municipal where they will board another train to continue with their journey.
One of the passengers, Ashura Mrisho travelling to Tabora Region is reportedly slightly hurt by collapsing luggage.
The accident involved derailment of seven cabins after three of them lost the railway track and four of them pilled on each other. The intact 13 cabins were to Morogoro, officials said.