Today at about 13:10 when the fast train No 3621 from Sofia to Bourgas approaches Koniovo station the locomotive crew establishes that there is smoke in the engine room of the locomotive. When the train stops at Koniovo station the locomotive drivers make attempts to extinguish the fire by themselves, after which they turn to the Fire Brigade with the help of which the fire is extinguished. No one was injured during the incident. A commission will investigate the causes for the fire.
“Bulgarian State Railways" EAD have allocated another locomotive to haul the fast train till Bourgas.