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metrorail thumb medium90 92News24Wire reports that some 20 passengers were treated for minor injuries after a train derailed at Bellville station on Thursday morning.  

According to Metrorail, three carriages of the Cape Town-bound train derailed at about 6:08am on the Kuils River side of the station.  Two passenger trailers and a motorcoach were affected.  The injured passengers had no visible injuries and were treated on the scene.  Commuters on the affected train route were advised to find alternative transport as some lines were rerouted, suspended or were experiencing delays of up to an hour.

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