(CNN)At least 23 people were killed and 40 injured Saturday after a train derailed in northern India, police said.
Train derailment in India leaves at least 23 dead, 40 injured
The express train from Puri to Haridwar derailed near the city of Khatauli, Uttar Pradesh Police said in a statement.
Eight of the train's coaches derailed and toppled over each other, police said.
The injured have been sent to local hospitals.