A large number of soldiers died as a result of an accident Thursday morning in the port city of Raseborg.
In Finland, a train collided with a military vehicle this morning. Finnish news agency FNB reported a large number of casualties in the accident.
Raseborg is the port city located southwest of the capital Helsinki, where the accident took place. According to local sources, eight injured in the accident area were hospitalized.
Finnish Defense Minister Jussi Niinisto shared the Twitter message saying, "Brutal news, I am sad", stating that the victims are soldiers.