A freight train ran over a pensioner near Lviv

Грузовой поезд переехал пенсионерку под Львовом

Not far from the city rail transport Lviv – Davidov under the wheels of a freight train hit an elderly woman. Unfortunately, as a result, she died. The tragedy occurred on the morning of 21 February in a village in Pustomyty district.

As reported in the press service of the Lviv railway, the railroad quickly called to the scene, medics and law enforcement officers. But, unfortunately, the victim received a fatal injury. Here add, that the deceased was on the way for unknown reasons.

The police in Lviv region, for its part, noted that the deceased was 76 years old and she is a local resident. Law enforcement authorities said that from the received traumas the woman died on the spot.

Following the incident, investigators opened criminal proceedings – article of the Criminal Code “Violation of safety rules or operating rail, water or air transport”. It provides imprisonment for the term from five till ten years. Pre-judicial investigation proceeds.

A terrible event happened in Australia. Here in Victoria a few wagon train, EN route from Sydney to Melbourne, derailed. Killing at least two people and several injured.