Indian railway rush hour stampede kills at least 15: official

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Posted: Sep 29, 2017 2:45 AM

MUMBAI (Reuters) - A rush hour stampede at a railway station in the Indian financial hub of Mumbai killed at least 15 people and wounded more than 20, a hospital official said.

The cause of the stampede at the Elphinstone railway station amid a heavy downpour was being investigated, said a police official at the site of the accident.

(Reporting by Rajendra Jadhav and Devidutta Tripathy; Writing by Euan Rocha; Editing by Nick Macfie)