Collision of trains in Moscow detained nearly a hundred trains

© Photo : AGN «Moscow»the Clash train swift with the train near the Kursk railway stationCollision of trains in Moscow detained nearly a hundred trains© Photo : AGN «Moscow»

The movement is almost 100 trains, including nine passenger long-distance trains were delayed or cancelled after a collision of trains with a high-speed train «swift» at the Kursk station in Moscow, told RIA Novosti on Tuesday a source in the emergency services of the capital.

In the area of the Kursk station in Moscow on Monday at a low speed collided train «swift» and the electric train by the message of the master — chip. For medical assistance, three people, two cars derailed. Both trains were seriously damaged.

«As a result of the derailment, was detained nine passenger trains and more than 50 suburban trains, cancelled 32 commuter trains,» — said the Agency interlocutor.

According to him, the delay of suburban trains has exceeded 4 hours.

Of the three victims are hospitalized one man, two medical assistance was provided on an outpatient basis, the source said.