The press service of the Eastern Interregional Investigative Department for Transport of the Investigative Committee of Russia clarifies that 11 carriages derailed on the night of May 21 on the Priiskovaya-Kuenga section.
“As a result, seven empty wagons and one loaded with soy were overturned. 200 meters of the railway and one kilometer of electrical networks were damaged,” the department said.
The case is being investigated under the article on the violation of the rules of traffic safety and operation of rail transport, which caused significant damage.
The causes of the incident and the amount of damages are established.