The locomotive was replaced, and the train departed with a delay of over 50 minutes.
In Kiev at the railway station with smoke locomotive train No. 126 Kyiv-Kostiantynivka.
The train was supposed to leave at 22:20, but as of 23:00 was still standing on the tracks of the station.
The representative of Ukrzaliznytsia Serhiy Rat confirmed that it was smoke.
“The locomotive was replaced, and the train departed with a delay of over 50 minutes (from 23:12 – ed). As a result of incident nobody has suffered. Railways takes all measures to enter the train in the schedule, ” he said.
While the causes of the smoke are unknown.
The assistant station also confirmed the replacement of the locomotive and added that there was no fire.