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Rome Escalator Accident Injures 20 Russian Soccer Fans

At least 20 people were injured when an escalator in the Rome metropolitan system collapsed Tuesday night.  A video shown on Sky TG24 showed the escalator accelerating suddenly, and the people riding down on it collapsing onto one another. The dramatic footage showed people on the parallel escalator trying to pull others to safety. The cause was not immediately known. The metropolitan station at Piazza Repubblica near the main Termine train station was closed by...

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