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Train wreck near Cairo leaves 19 dead, 100 hurt

BADRASHEEN, Egypt — Egypt’s president pledged Tuesday to hold officials accountable for a deadly train wreck that fueled anger against Mohammed Morsi’s administration for failing to carry out reform and overhaul the nation’s deteriorating public services.

Nineteen Egyptian conscripts were killed and more than 100 others were injured early Tuesday 12 miles south of Cairo.

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