The set-off took place at the intersection of Targowa and Kijowska. As established by the reporter tvnwarszawa.pl, the knocked down girl was taken into the care of the ambulance service. There are difficulties in tram and car traffic.
As reported by tvnwarszawa.pl reporter Tomasz Zieliński, the incident took place at the intersection of Targowa and Kijowska at a pedestrian crossing with traffic lights. – Tram line 28 was leaving Kijowska Street, turning into Targowa. There are difficulties on the spot. There are no trams running towards Aleja “Solidarności”. One lane of Targowa Street is also blocked – informed Zieliński.
He added that the knocked-over girl is being examined in the ambulance.
Apart from the ambulance service, the services of the Warsaw Trams and the police came to the site. – We received the notification about the child hitting a tram around 7.20 am. On the spot, the policemen found the driver of the tram line 28 and a 14-year-old pedestrian crossing the pedestrian crossing. There she was hit. The tram driver was sober. The girl is being examined in an ambulance – said Gabriela Putyra from the Warsaw Police Headquarters.
The Public Transport Authority warns about the difficulties. “Due to the road incident and the blockade of tram traffic at the Targowa / Kijowska intersection in the direction of Wileński Railway Station, tram lines 3, 6, 13, 25, 26 and 28 are directed to detour routes via the nearest transport routes” – announced in the announcement on the website of Warsaw Public Transport ..
Main photo source: Tomasz Zieliński / tvnwarszawa.pl