In Belgium, the train collided (13 pics + text)

February 15 near the Belgian capital of Brussels head-on collision between two passenger trains. According to various estimates killed 10 to 27 people.
Rescuers and police are working on the site of a collision between two passenger trains in Halle.

According to the testimony of one of the passengers, the collision was very strong, as the train in which he was, even before the collision did not make emergency braking.

As stated by the governor of the Belgian province of Flemish Brabant Lodewijk De Witte, the collision was due to the fact that one of the trains traveling from Leuven, drove a red traffic light. The second train involved in the incident, he said, has complied with all rules of the road, but it was delayed by 10 minutes.

According to the company, the railway network operator Infrabel, in the accident killed 27 people, another 30 were injured.

Rescuers continue to work on the recovery of the victims were trapped in the mangled carriages.


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