In Germany, collided passenger and freight trains

Passenger and freight trains collided in the vicinity of the German city of Merbusch.

Operative services arrive at the place of emergency. A minimum of 20 victims is reported. Rescue operation is complicated by the fact that to reach the wounded interfere with electrical wires.

Deutsche Bahn, the German railway operator, confirmed that the passenger train “National Express” and the freight train DB Cargo participated in the crash.