Dozens injured in Lisbon tram crash

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Tram derails and flips over trapping passengers inside and wounding pedestrians

Twenty-eight people have been injured after a tram derailed and flipped over in Lisbon.

Officials say the tram went off the rails on a bend at the bottom of a steep hill at around 6pm on Friday. It hit a building and fell on its side, initially trapping about a dozen people in the wreckage and injuring others on the pavement. Nobody was badly hurt.

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