Two women were hit by a train in Piekoszów near Kielce. One victim is 30 years old, the other is 42 years old. – The younger one was taken to the hospital, the other one is slightly injured – says Karol Macek, the sub-commissioner of the Kielce city command.
The accident happened on Friday, a few hundred meters from the train station in Piekoszów. Sub-commissioner Karol Macek from the Municipal Headquarters in Kielce reports that the 34-year-old engine driver noticed two women on the track. – Despite the signals given, only one of the women, a 42-year-old, moved away from the rails and suffered only minor injuries – says the policeman.
The younger woman was taken to hospital.
Under the influence of alcohol
The circumstances of the accident are being investigated by the police.
– The older woman was under the influence of alcohol. Our findings show that the woman transported to the hospital was also not sober, says the officer.
The incident took place near the train station
Main photo source: City Police Headquarters in Kielce