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MOSCOW, June 19. /TASS/. Two trains collided in the area of the Kursk station in Moscow. About TASS reported the press service of transport Management of the MIA of Russia for the Central Federal district.
The reason for the collision of a train with the train at the Kursk station was the failure of arrows
“We confirm the fact of collision of trains from Nakhabino to the Chip, and high-speed trains “swift” with message Nizhny Novgorod – Moscow”, – said the Agency interlocutor.
As explained in a press-service MZHD, 14:38 GMT when sending trains from the station, according to preliminary information, there was a gathering of the two wheel pairs of wagons, with the result that they leaned in the direction of arriving at the station from Nizhny Novgorod train “swift”.
As reported TASS a source in emergency services of the city, in the result of emergency suffered by three passengers .
“According to preliminary data, three people were injured,” – said the Agency interlocutor. According to him, two cars of the train were 250 people; on the train Strizh – 328. Earlier there was information about two victims – two passengers on the train, “swift”, which addressed injuries in the infirmary of the station.
To eliminate the consequences of a descent of the place went to the two recovery trains.
“Railroad workers working on a temporary scheme of movement of passenger and commuter trains. To coordinate on site set up operational headquarters under the leadership of head of the Moscow railway,” – added the press service.
The press service of EMERCOM in Moscow, the TASS reported that the Kursk station there was a collision of two commuter trains. As a result, one of the cars partially derailed. “Passengers were evacuated before the arrival of fire-rescue units,” – said the Agency interlocutor. Information is specified.
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