Worst train tragedy in Poland in years kills 16

Rescue officials work at the scene where two trains collided in Szczekociny, southern Poland, killing several people and injuring dozens of others, Saturday evening, March 3, 2012. The head-on collision appears to be one of the worst rail disasters in the country in recent years, officials said. (AP Photo/ Michal Legierski )

March 4, 2012 5:21:55 AM PST
Two trains running on the same track collided head-on in southern Poland late Saturday, leaving 16 people dead and 58 injured in the country's worst train disaster in more than 20 years.