An accident at a railway crossing in Lnian (Kuyavian-Pomeranian Voivodeship). A passenger car crashed into an oncoming freight train. According to the police, the driver did not obey the traffic lights. He was hospitalized in serious condition.
The accident took place on Friday after 6 o’clock on a guarded railway crossing at ul. Liberation in Lniana, in the Świecie poviat. The report concerned a collision between a passenger car and a freight train.
– The 47-year-old Ford driver did not comply with the traffic lights and ran a red light right in front of a freight train. The driver of the Ford was transported to the hospital with injuries, said junior aspirant Damian Ejankowski from the District Police Headquarters in Świecie.
Three fire brigades, police and a medical rescue team were dispatched to the scene.
Be careful at railroad crossings
Police are urging motorists to be extra careful around railroad crossings.
– A collision of a car with a train can cost us health and even life. These are places where all road users should strictly comply with traffic regulations and rules – emphasized Ejankowski.
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