Nearly 50 injured in Barcelona train crash

No deaths have been reported - although five people have received serious injuries

At least 48 people have been injured after a train crashed into a railway buffer at a Barcelona train station.

According to Spanish media reports, eighteen people were hospitalised – with five people receiving serious injuries

No deaths have been reported.

The driver of the train was reportedly among the injured.

The train was coming from Sant Vicenc de Calders village in the province of Tarragona.

The cause of the crash was not immediately clear – and investigations are ongoing.