Nineteen schoolchildren injured on pedestrian crossing escalator in Iran

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Azerbaijan, Baku, Oct.8/ Trend, T.Jafarov /

Nineteen schoolchildren and two teachers were injured today on an escalator installed on a pedestrian crossing in the Iranian city of Mashhad, news portal TABNAK reported.

According to the portal, clothing of several schoolchildren stuck between steps when they walked up the escalator. As a result 20-25 people on the escalator began to fall on each other. The injured 19 schoolchildren and two teachers were taken to hospital.

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