At least 79 dead after train derails in Spain

Published: Jul 25 2013 08:15:41 AM EDT   Updated On: Jul 29 2013 07:40:11 AM EDT

An express train derailed as it hurtled around a curve in northwestern Spain on July 24, 2013, killing at least 79 and injuring more than 170, officials said. Take a look at images of the crash.

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An express train derailed as it hurtled around a curve in northwestern Spain on July 24, 2013, killing at least 79 and injuring more than 170, officials say.

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