- Practice collides with an excavator earlier than going off the rails.
- 60 passengers get significantly injured.
- 5 ambulances attain at accident scene; one other 12 are on their method.
DUBAI: 13 folks died when a passenger prepare derailed in japanese Iran on Wednesday, the semi-official Fars information company stated, whereas 60 passengers have been significantly injured.
The prepare travelling to town of Yazd collided with an excavator earlier than going off the rails 50 km (30 miles) from town of Tabas, the place it started its journey, a railway official instructed state information company IRNA.
“5 ambulances are on the accident scene and one other 12 are on their method,” the disaster administration chief of the province of South Khorasan instructed the company.