As A Minimum 22 Lifeless And 35 Injured In Stampede At Mumbai Train Station

Indian rescue teams inspect the bridge where the deadly stampede in Prabhadevi train station took place.
New Delhi (CNN) At least 22 people have been killed and 35 injured in a stampede at a train station during morning rush hour in the Indian financial hub of Mumbai, according to Deepak Deoraj, spokesman for the Mumbai police department.
The deadly stampede happened around 10:30 a.m. local time Friday on a footbridge at Prabhadevi train station, formerly known as Elphinstone station, Anil Saxena, spokesman for India’s Ministry of Railways told local media.
“My deepest condolences to all those who have lost their lives due to the stampede in Mumbai.
Saxena said the crowd on the footbridge grew larger as people took cover during an unexpected rain shower.

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