MEXICO CITY (Worthy News)– The train known to locals as "The Beast" which is known to carry illegal immigrants to the United States border derailed yesterday stranding 1,300 people trying to cross into the United States.
A cargo train used by Mexicans and Central Americans to travel toward the U.S. border derailed in the southern Mexican state of Oaxaca on Wednesday, stranding about 1,300 migrants, emergency services said.
Many of the migrants aboard were young people and nobody was injured when the train nicknamed "the Beast" came off the tracks, a spokesman for local emergency services said. — Source
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