Children who are in the Primorye territory was hit by the locomotive, walked the paths, according to DVZHD

© RIA Novosti / Natalia to Seliverstova in photosangelina road. Archival photoChildren who are in the Primorye territory was hit by the locomotive, walked the paths, according to DVZHD© RIA Novosti / Natalia to Seliverstova the image Bank

Four children who were hit by a locomotive in Primorye, walked on railroad tracks in the wrong place, the press service of the far Eastern railway.

Earlier it was reported that the locomotive knocked the children on the railway stretch in Nadezhdinsky district of Primorsky Krai: three children were killed and one was seriously injured.

«The cause of the accident was a gross violation of the victims of the rules of behaviour on objects of railway transport, namely, walking in the ways at an undisclosed location and lack of adult supervision», — is spoken in the message.

According to the press service, the incident occurred on Saturday at 19.48 local time (12.48 GMT) between the stations of the Amur Bay and Nadezhdinskoye in Primorje.

«The driver applied emergency braking, but due to insufficient distances, the collision could not be avoided», — the press-service.

According to DVZHD, according to preliminary data, children 10 to 13 years, two boys and a girl died on the spot, another hospitalized with serious injuries.

Investigators opened a criminal case on violation of safety rules of movement and railway transportation.

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