The practice was touring between the cities of Shulin and Taitung when it derailed Sunday on a coastal line reportedly common with vacationers.
The practice was carrying 366 passengers when the accident occurred simply earlier than 5 pm native time, the transport ministry mentioned.
All eight practice carriages derailed within the incident, with 5 of those overturning, the ministry mentioned.
A 43-year-old American lady was amongst these injured, based on the ministry. She has been despatched to a neighborhood hospital.
The reason for the derailment is beneath investigation.