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Viral video: Escalator malfunctions inside Rome subway station

ROME – An escalator malfunction has reportedly left several people seriously injured inside a subway station in Rome.

Video of the accident at the Repubblica station shows the escalator moving at a high rate of speed while riders slammed into each other at the bottom.

The BBC reports the station was packed with fans of the CSKA Moscow soccer team traveling to a Champions League game vs. Roma.