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Passenger train crashed into lorry, 14 injured
28 Aug 2014 Flash News
A passenger train crashed into a lorry at an unguarded crossing between the village of Dolné Naštice and the town of Bánovce nad Bebravou in Trenčín region on the afternoon of August 27, causing injuries to at least 14 people. The train driver had to be eased out of the locomotive with the “jaws of life” by firefighters.
“Two rescue helicopters and five ambulance cars were dispatched to the scene," Boris Chmel, spokesman of the Emergency Medical Service, told the TASR newswire, adding that most of the injured had fractures, or head and chest injuries.
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