train accident in Russia but no victims
A terrible train accident in Russia happened exactly 900 miles east of Moscow Wednesday ..
the train was carrying 32 tanks of natural gas condensate derailed in Kirov causing a huge fire, hopefully without any victims, said the Russian Ministry of Emergency Situations.
The train derailed about 5pm local time (2am Paris time). A dozen tanks ignited, forcing the evacuation of more than 400 people living in the area, according to a ministry statement. "According to preliminary information, there are no victims," said this source. Images showed huge flames and a huge cloud of smoke rising above the track. More than 250 members of the emergency services were dispatched to the scene to extinguish the fire.
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