Three injured as trains collide

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Three people were hurt yesterday when a high-speed InterCity train was in collision with an empty train.

The 1.32pm Great Western line Swansea to London train was at Royal Oak, outside Paddington, when it was hit in the back by the other train at 4.23pm. Three people suffered minor injuries, all believed to have been drivers on the trains. Great Western and Railtrack have both launched inquiries.