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Subway trains collide in Seoul, 200 injured

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Two subway trains collided in Seoul on Friday, lightly injuring 200 people and further undermining public confidence just weeks after South Korea's ferry disaster claimed the lives of hundreds of schoolchildren. 

South Korean railway workers inspect two damaged trains after they collided at Sangwangsimni station in Seoul on May 2, 2014

Briefing reporters, fire department official Kim Kyung-Soo said of the 200 injured on Friday, only an elderly woman with a fracture was seriously hurt.

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