Fifteen freight cars derail in Azerbaijan

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Baku, Azerbaijan, Jan. 29

By Emil Ismayilov - Trend:

Fifteen freight cars derailed in Azerbaijan, according to Azerbaijan Railways.

Six cars carrying grain overturned spilling their cargo, the railways said.

The freight cars derailed today at 12:45 (local time) at the Mugan-Karasu stretch when the train was moving along the Hajigabul-Ganja route.

The movement of trains in both directions has been stopped.

Currently, a special train, as well as, machinery and railroad employees are working at the accident scene.

An investigation was initiated into the incident.

Translated by E.A.

Edited by C.N.

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