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World :: Four die in Finnish army lorry and train crash

Four people were killed when a train and an army lorry collided in woodland near Raasepori in southern Finland.

Three of the dead were army conscripts and one was a passenger on the train, officials said.

The crash happened at a level crossing, and the reason is not yet clear. The lorry was on a military exercise.

At least seven people were injured and some have been sent to a Helsinki hospital. Raasepori - or Raseborg - is a small coastal town west of Helsinki.