Over 20 dead in train station stampede in India

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MUMBAI, India (AP) -- Prime Minister Narendra Modi has expressed his condolences to the families of people who died in a stampede in India.

Prime Minister Narendra Modi has expressed his condolences to the families of people who died in a stampede in India. Authorities have said 22 people were killed in the crash and 27 were injured. Mumbai police appealed to citizens to donate blood. Courtesy: CNN News 18

Authorities have said 22 people were killed in the crash and 27 were injured. Mumbai police appealed to citizens to donate blood to help the injured.

Modi tweeted, "Prayers with those who are injured."

The crush occurred on a pedestrian bridge between two railway stations. People were crowding under the bridge's canopy in heavy rain, and falling concrete apparently made people surge forward in fear the bridge would collapse.

Railways Minister Piyush Goyal said the incident was being investigated.