Rus News Journal

At collision of two trains near Voronezh 64 persons

Under the specified data, as a result of collision of a passenger and cargo train in the Voronezh region p ostradalo 64 persons have suffered, 12 from them is hospitalised, including one child, has informed the Ministry of Emergency Measures of Russia.

Failure of trains in the Voronezh region on a stage of Jugo - East railway (JUVZHD) between settlements Liski and Valujki (Belgorod region) has occurred on Sunday. According to the head of service on public relations JUVZHD of Nikolay Chuhlebova, the railroad tracks from - for collisions of structures has not suffered.

the Passenger train number 279 Chelyabinsk - Simferopol has been towed off on a junction of Liski. In structure locomotives and the first carriage which at collision have RCVed small damages have been replaced. In 18. 30 passenger train has gone on a route to Simferopol.

the Special commission which is headed by chief JUVZHD Anatoly Volodko, investigates the incident reasons.

According to preliminary data, the train has made an emergency stop from - for pressure drop in system, have informed in service on public relations JUVZHD.