The number of victims of the crash of the tram in London has risen to seven

Число жертв из-за аварии трамвая в Лондоне возросло до семи

Photo: BBC Russian service

the collapse of the tram in London, 9.11.2016
Число жертв из-за аварии трамвая в Лондоне возросло до семи

Число жертв из-за аварии трамвая в Лондоне возросло до семи

Photo: BBC Russian service

the collapse of the tram in London, 9.11.2016
Число жертв из-за аварии трамвая в Лондоне возросло до семи

Число жертв из-за аварии трамвая в Лондоне возросло до семи

Photo: BBC Russian service

the collapse of the tram in London, 9.11.2016
Число жертв из-за аварии трамвая в Лондоне возросло до семи

Seven people were killed and dozens were injured in Croydon in South London because of the derailment of a tram. It is reported BBC citing local police.

People were trapped inside the tram, more than 50 people were hospitalized. Eight people are in serious condition.

It is noted that the 42-year-old tram driver was arrested on suspicion of manslaughter.

On one of versions, the driver could fall asleep at the wheel. It is reported that the tram went with considerable excess of speed and overturned on a sharp turn.

We will remind, earlier it was reported about five victims.

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