During manoeuvring, faced passenger and freight trains.
In Khmelnytskyi region 27 may at 06:40 it became known that within the railway station Negin “South-Western railway” faced two moving trains. As a result of the incident injured at least six people.
About it reports a press-the centre of the state service for emergency situations.
As found by the rescuers, during manoeuvring, faced the passenger train №139 message Kyiv – Kamenetz-Podolsk, consisting of 15 wagons and a freight train with 17 wagons of rubble.
The collision overturned a locomotive and 2 freight cars with crushed stone, derailed a locomotive and a passenger car. The passenger train was carrying 541 people in the accident suffered 6 people, including 4 children (suffered minor injuries, bruises and abrasions), – stated in the message.
Noted that the victims were evacuated from the damaged car and transferred to paramedics for emergency care. In addition, according to SSES, was organized the evacuation of other passengers in a convoy of buses for the subsequent delivery to its destination: as of 8:30 the evacuation of passengers was completed.
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