Train derailed in New York, 103 people hurt

Source : 112 Ukraine

The train was coming at a low rate of speed, all of the injuries were considered minor
19:02, 4 January 2017

NBC 4 New York

In Brooklyn, New York, train derailed on Long Island Rail Road. Officials say 103 people were injured, but injuries were not considered serious. This was reported by NBC 4 New York.

The accident occurred in the morning rush hour, about 8.30 a.m. It was clarified that the train was moving at a slow speed - 15 miles per hour (about 24 km/h). Perhaps this is why passengers were not seriously affected. A broken leg was called the most serious injury.

Photos published in social networks are showing tilted train, many of the emergency services, damaged seats and glass everywhere.

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