The number of victims of the disaster in Bavaria grew to 10 people. Found two «black boxes»

The cause of the collision of two trains in Germany on Tuesday, 9 February, which killed at least 10 people, will clarify the «black boxes».

This was stated by the German Minister of transport Alexander Dobrindt at a press conference in bad Aibling, near which the accident occurred, reports UKRINFORM.

«To shed light on the cause now have «black boxes», — said the Minister, asking them not to speculate about the causes of the incident.

Two trains were three black boxes, two of which have been sent for analysis. Another unable to get out from under the wreckage.

According to Dobrindt, all the evidence suggests that the collision occurred on the bend into the single-track section on which operators could train to see at the last moment. The speed of trains was about 100 km/h. in addition, the visibility conditions did not allow the drivers of both trains in advance to see each other and start to slow down.

According to Reuters, the number of victims has increased to 10.

«Ten people were killed and at least 81 people were wounded Tuesday as a result of a frontal collision of two passenger trains in a remote rural area in the South of Germany», — stated in the message.

According to local police, 18 people were in serious condition.

We will remind, today, on February 9, there was a head-on collision between two passenger trains near the city of bad Aibling (Bavaria). As a result of collision of trains killed both the driver.

At the scene blocked the movement of railway transport. For passengers in this area organized a temporary bus traffic.

The number of victims of the disaster in Bavaria grew to 10 people. Found two «black boxes» 10.02.2016

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