In the train crash in Greece, according to updated figures, killed two people
ATHENS, may 14 — RIA Novosti, Gennady Melnik. According to specified data of the relevant services, train wreck Athens-Thessaloniki killed two people, the Greek railway company TRAINOSE.
Earlier it was reported about four victims.
In addition, three people were seriously injured, one seriously and four slightly injured, according to a press release. All wounded brought to the hospitals.
Just on the train were 70 passengers and five staff members.
Fast train Intercity 58 Athens — Thessaloniki at 21: 45 (time coincides with Moscow — ed.) came off the rails near the station, Agendas, about 40 kilometers from Thessaloniki. The causes of PE are still unknown. Locomotive train crashed into residential building near the railway — he entered the basement.
Passenger train Athens-Thessaloniki, derailed, ‘entered’ house. First info: 2 seriously injured in #Greece pic.twitter.com/TYVNDLCd7j
— Keep Talking Greece (@keeptalkingGR) May 13, 2017
In the aftermath of an accident involving a fire truck 21 and 60 firefighters that are in Greece play the role of rescuers, 90 police officers, 12 of carriages “first aid” and physicians.
TRAINOSE expressed condolences to the families of the dead and wounded.
As reported RIA Novosti, the Consulate General of Russia in Thessaloniki, according to the Greek authorities, Russian citizens on the train were not.
The Russian Embassy in Athens expressed his condolences in connection with the train crash.