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The train was derailed on moving to the Vologda area

the Cargo train was derailed on moving at station Punduga that in 25 - ti kilometres from Harovska. It happens 26 - go January in the beginning of the seventh morning.

the Train went from Solvychegodska of the Arkhangelsk region to Vologda. In its structure there were 50 cars, 13 have descended from the ways, four of them have turned over. And victims are not present victims. But from two tanks fuel has flowed out. Threats of occurrence of a fire were not, but for safety an electrical supply around incident have disconnected.

the Cargo train was derailed at station Punduga in 25 kilometres from Harovska.
the Photo: a press - services of Department of the Ministry of Emergency Measures on the Vologda area

According to preliminary data, cars have descended from - for cracks on rusty fastenings for wheels.

Evgenie Ljulintsev, the head of Harovsky investigatory department: « At survey have found out an old crack of a framework, as a result it has collapsed on two parts »

- the Decision on presence of structure of a crime under any article of the criminal code will accept Severo - the Western Investigatory management on transport, - Natalia Letenkova, the senior assistant administrator of regional SOU SK has explained. - All materials of check will be sent in the near future to St.-Petersburg.

Natalia Letenkova about presence of structure of a crime in train wreck

As a part of a train there were 50 cars, 13 have descended from the ways, four of them have turned over.
a photo: a press - services of Department of the Ministry of Emergency Measures on the Vologda area

As have told to the correspondent « In a press - service of Department of the Ministry of Emergency Measures on the Vologda area, a head and a tail of an emergency train at once have dragged on alternate routes, then have started to lift overturned the tank behind the tank. For liquidation of consequences there have arrived regenerative trains from stations Vologda, Cherepovets, Njandoma, Kuloj, and also a fire train from station Harovsk.  

In total on a place of accident 26 units of technics and 392 persons worked. Among them firemen, experts of the Ministry of transport, Management of the Ministry of Internal Affairs on the Vologda area, and also inspectors and prosecutors.

At a descent of cars nobody has suffered, but from two tanks fuel has spread.
a photo: a press - services of Department of the Ministry of Emergency Measures on the Vologda area

the Turned over cars have partitioned off ways to both directions. Movement through station has been stopped almost for days. More than thousand passengers waited for departure of the trains which could not drive from - for failures.

From half seventh morning of clearing of ways structures 318 « waited; Moscow - Arkhangelsk » and 387 « Kotlas - St.-Petersburg ». The train was late for three and a half an hour 42 « Moscow - Vorkuta ». And from one o`clock in the afternoon one more has joined late trains - 134 « Minsk - Arkhangelsk ». It has gone only in six evenings.

On a place of accident 392 persons and 26 units of technics worked.
a photo: Press - services of Department of the Ministry of Emergency Measures on the Vologda area

- As a result of a descent of cars 250 metres of railroad tracks have been hurt, it continue to assort, - employees of Department of the Ministry of Emergency Measures on the Vologda area have informed. - movement of structures have restored at 23:20. At the night of a train went on one way. Movement in both directions is renewed to 10 o`clock in the morning.

Now on a scene 150 persons and 20 units of technics, including a fire train continue to work.

According to preliminary data, cars have descended from - for cracks on rusty fastenings for wheels.
a photo: a press - services of Department of the Ministry of Emergency Measures on the Vologda area