In Munich it was at the rail yard North to a serious accident between a train and a Truck. The Truck driver was thrown from his cab.

In Munich, it came on Saturday evening to a serious accident between a train and a Truck. The accident occurred at the rail yard North. The driver of the Truck was thrown in the accident from the cab.

Update, 24. May, 20.03 PM:

The Munich municipal fire Department supplemented the report from the police:

By the medical staff of the seriously injured was supplied immediately and with a rescue helicopter in a Munich emergency room flown. The lock leader was not injured in the collision.

in order To work safely, and to the extent of the damage, was given to illuminate the work site over a large area out. The freight traffic on the rail yard-North was, until 13 o’clock only possible to a limited extent.

first message, Sunday (24. May), 10: 33 am: Munich – On Saturday evening (23. May) collided on the yard North on a site of the Deutsche Bahn AG with a freight train with a Truck . The 59-year-old Truck driver was injured in the accident, is difficult.

Severe train crash in Munich: freight train covered Truck

At 22.20 PM, the Federal police reported a train accident at the marshalling yard Munich North. A Truck was there to have been an unguarded rail road crossing and a freight train recognized hazards.

Initial police investigation showed that two Trucks were due to construction work during night time on the premises. The driver of the first vehicle, a 59-Year-old from Bruckmühl (district of Rosenheim) crossed the railway crossing in step speed in kilometres 15,950 from as little as. He saw the approaching freight train, as the Federal police announced.

Munich: a Truck driver after collision with freight train from the vehicle

was trying to warn him via the radio , but it was already too late. The freight train ran between 40 and 60 km/h and covered the Truck, he moved it about 30 meters before braking came to a fast stop, as the Federal police announced more.

The 59-Year-old was alone in his Truck and was ejected in the accident from the cab. He suffered serious injuries and was taken by rescue helicopter to the Munich, Klinikum Großhadern in.

After a collision with a Truck in Munich, Germany: freight train is no longer running

it Continues: “In use on the East side of the forces of the fire brigade, the rescue service and the Deutsche Bahn AG also several police patrols of the country and the Federal government, an accident investigator with the Federal police in Munich, as well as a helicopter the Federal police-squadron oberschleissheim.“

+ At the rail yard North of Munich-a freight train collided with a Truck.©Federal police

a result of the accident, the braking system of the train was not damaged so severely, that he was more ready to drive. Seven freight cars light damage could not be found, the police announced more. The cab of the Truck was destroyed in the collision completely. Also at the railway crossing there was damage, a Andrew cross was ripped from the anchor.

Severe train crash in Munich: passenger trains will not be affected

The amount of damage is not yet known. “The passenger train traffic was not affected, only the transport of goods in the marshalling yard Munich North, as well as at the North ring, it came to light Affect. The Federal police has begun an investigation because of Dangerous interference in rail transport“, – stated in the press release of the Federal police finally.

A train derailed in Munich at the hackerbrücke. The rail traffic was affected. The repair work proved to be complicated.*

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