The passenger train and the freight train collided in Russia: a passenger train and a freight train collided from the south-west of Moscow. The accident took place on the Bekasovo-Nara railway near the regional center of Naro-Fominsk. According to the first reports, at least six people died and about 45 was injured. The 25 of the wounded were hospitalized. Five are said to be in critical condition.
When the accident occurred, the passenger train traveled from Moscow to Chisinau in Moldova. According to the reports, the railways of the freight train were most likely hit by a passing train.
The number of dead and wounded may be increased by rescue crews who arrive at the scene, because a reversing passenger car is blocked by a container. The container is on the passenger car. Rescue work continues.