There was a tragic accident at the Ciechanów railway station, in which one person was killed. PKP Polskie Linie Kolejowe informs about difficulties in running trains. A replacement bus communication was launched.
At 3.50 p.m. at the station in Ciechanów, one person died under the wheels of the train. – As a result of the incident, train traffic was suspended. Carriers organize passengers’ further journey – reported Magdalena Janus from the press team of PKP Polskie Linie Kolejowe SA
Difficulties and substitute communication
She added that for the duration of the services’ work, carriers were instructed to “organize alternative bus transport or use a different route”. Passengers on trains and on platforms are informed about the current situation and changes in the service.
– The resumption of train traffic through the Ciechanów station will be possible after the end of the activities of the rescue services and the police. The causes of the incident will be determined by a special committee – she concluded.
On the other hand, on the website portalpasazera.pl informing about the difficulties, it was stated that “lanes no. 1 and 2 of the Ciechanów-Gąsocin route have been closed”. Initially, train traffic was on, and some trains ran a circular route through Kutno. “Please pay attention to the announcements made” – asked the travelers.
Koleje Mazowieckie: mutual recognition of tickets has been introduced
Koleje Mazowieckie informed about difficulties in the movement of trains on the Warsaw – Działdowo line. It has been added that the mutual recognition of Koleje Mazowieckie – KM tickets on PKP Intercity trains and PKP Intercity tickets on Koleje Mazowieckie – KM trains on the following lines has been introduced:
– Warsaw West – Działdowo – Warsaw West,
– Warsaw East – Skierniewice – Warsaw East,
– Eastern Warsaw – Radom Główny – Eastern Warsaw,
– Warsaw West – Siedlce – Warsaw West,
– Warsaw West – Dęblin – Warsaw West,
“The validation of tickets is valid from 4:20 pm” – underlined. And it was noted that it does not apply to EIP trains and trains with sleepers. “PKP Intercity trains stop at the stations indicated in the timetable” – summarized.
After 5 p.m. Magdalena Janus informed that the train traffic through the station in Ciechanów was resumed after one track. – Activities are still ongoing on the spot – she emphasized.
We also informed about accident on POW:
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