triple collision

triple collision

[′trip·əl kə′lizh·ən]
(physics)
A process in which three particles collide simultaneously.
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The railway accident is the worst in Japan since 161 people died in November 1963 in a triple collision on the Yokosuka Line in Yokohama's Tsurumi Ward.
The Amagasaki accident is the worst in Japan since 161 people died in November 1963 in a triple collision on the Yokosuka Line in Yokohama's Tsurumi Ward.
The Amagasaki accident, which also injured more than 460 people, 150 of them seriously, is the worst in Japan since 161 people died in November 1963 in a triple collision on the Yokosuka Line in Yokohama's Tsurumi Ward.