Two tanks with liquefied gas derailed in the Odessa region

Две цистерны со сжиженным газом сошли с рельсов в Одесской области

Two tank cars derailed near Ishmael

Located in the propane tank belongs to the second class of hazardous substances. Near the scene of the accident houses.

On the driveway of the station Ismail on Tuesday, September 10, derailed two tanks with liquefied gas. About it reports a press-service of the regional branch of the Odessa railway JSC Railways.

It is noted that as a result of incident nobody has suffered.

“During the execution of a shunting locomotive on the part of the feeder track between turnouts resulted a convergence of the two wagons with liquefied gas propane, which belongs to the second class of hazardous substances. Country of destination – Romania”, – stated in the message.

It is known that near the place where there was a convergence, are residential and industrial buildings. The cause and circumstances of incident are investigated.

Also it is reported that from the beginning of the year there were seven cases of convergence of the wagons derailed in spite of the regional branch of the Odessa railroad Commission of audits and railway sidings.

The company added that the lack of response from the owners of the driveways on the remarks based on the elimination of defects leads to traffic disruption and financial losses.

Since the beginning of the year, the losses of the railway as a result of such convergences exceed 960 thousand hryvnias.

Earlier it was reported that in the Ternopil region overturned passenger train.

And under the Dnieper on the move ignited the train. Passengers jumped from the cars, not waiting for the stop part.


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