MANILA, Philippines (AP) — Philippine police say a passenger train has rammed through a concrete barrier and rolled into a busy road intersection, injuring scores of passengers.

Senior Superintendent Florencio Ortilla says injured passengers were removed from the front car of the train and taken to a hospital after the accident Wednesday in Pasay city in metropolitan Manila. There were no immediate reports of any deaths from the accident, which created a huge traffic jam.

It was not immediately clear what caused the accident.

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