A car crossed without permission a level crossing and was crushed by a train

This morning at about 10:00 at a level crossing between Hristo Danovo and Iganovo the fast train from Sofia to Bourgas crushed a car. The level crossing is equipped with an automatic signaling system. In spite of the signal from the system, the car crossed the railway line without permission, which caused the incident. No casualties are reported.

Transport police was informed about the accident and conducted an investigation.

Because of the delay of the fast train at the site of the accident some 30 passengers, traveling to Gorna Oryahovitsa missed their connections in Tulovo. “Bulgarian state railways" EAD commissioned an additional train from Tulovo for these passengers.

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