Two men hit by train in Vietnam when taking selfie

Hưng Yên (openstreetmap)

On the afternoon Wednesday, July 13 of 2016, two men were hit and killed by a train in Hung Yen, a northern province of Vietnam, while they were taking a selfie on the track.

Reportedly, locals said that three men were walking together across the track, but two stopped for a photo shoot. People shouted trying to alert them of the coming train but they did not seem to notice. Both were wearing earphones at the time.
The two men, 21 and 28, were workers at a local industrial zone.

Source: Thanh Nien News

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