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AN UNCONSCIOUS DRIVER TRIED TO PULL UNDER THE RAMP: A train collided with a car!
A freight train at the road crossing between Štitar and Platičevo ran into a car at 2.50 last night, which was trying to pass between the half-bumpers and cross the track while the ramps were lowered, so the driver and co-driver were slightly injured, the company Srbija Cargo announced.
This is, as stated in the statement, another in a series of accidents, which Serbia Cargo and Serbian Railway Infrastructure have warned about several times, when the accident is caused by careless, irresponsible or arrogant driving of road vehicle drivers. was the half-bumpers, as well as video surveillance and at the time of the accident the devices of the road crossing were correct and properly working, and the half-bumpers were lowered.
The freight train consisted of 21 wagons loaded with alumina and traveled from Brasina to Ruma.
Representatives of the Ministry of the Interior and the joint railway commission for investigating emergencies went to the scene of the accident, and the injured were transferred to the Sabac hospital.