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The Shosholoza Meyl is a popular train for families during the busy holiday season.
对很多家庭来说,如果在喧闹的节假日出行,Shosholoza Meyl列车是不二之选。
It was hitting from the beaches of Port Elizabeth to Johannesburg.
该火车在从伊丽莎白港市开往约翰内斯堡市。
But several hours south of the city, it collided with a truck and trailer at a level crossing.
列车向南行驶数小时后,与一辆卡车在十字路口相撞。
Officials say the driver had tried to beat the train across the track.
官方称该卡车司机想在火车到来之前横穿轨道。
He walked away with minor injuries.
他只受了点轻伤,走掉了。
You can see for yourself that the truck driver was taking chances,in thought that he was going to pass through.
可以看到,这名司机就是在冒险,认为来得及横穿轨道。
Lately did he know that the train was going to hit him.
他明知道火车可能会撞到他。
That has costed lots of lives.
这一举动的代价是数十条生命。
Half of the carriages were derailed and burst into flames.
近半的货物都侧翻在地,化为灰烬。
The train was carrying about 700 people, tourists,families and workers who just said goodbye to loved ones, heading back to their jobs after the Christmas holiday.
该列火车承载了近700名乘客,有游客,有全家老小,还有工作的人,他们刚刚和至亲至爱告别,准备在过完圣诞假期后投身工作岗位。
Stunt travelers waited by the road for buses to complete their journey,conscious that for many families there will be no happy homecoming.
旅程中断的游人们在路边等着汽车来接他们继续旅行,但他们明白,对很多家庭来说归途注定是沉重的。

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How many people was the train carrying?
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B  700.
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