Names of five people killed in train and bus collision in Azerbaijan revealed (UPDATED)
Added details, the first version was published at 15:11
Azerbaijan, Baku, Aug 31 /Trend K.Zarbaliyeva/
Najafguliyev Tahir (born 1965), Iskenderova Metenet (1966), Azer Aliyev (1980), Rafael Khalilov (1978), Nizami Shahbazov (1973) Yagut Aliyeva (1957) were killed in the collision of the train and a passenger bus in Baku, Director General of the Association of forensic medicine and pathology of the ministry of Health Shakir Musayev told Trend.
The identity of one of the victims aged 40-45 years is still unclear.
According to the Ministry of Health of Azerbaijan, six people were killed. Three dead bodies were found at the scene. Three other injured subsequently died - one on the way to the hospital, and two others in hospital.
Some 35 injured were taken to the Clinical Medical Centre (26 people of which were hospitalized, condition of eight wounded is serious), 11 people were taken to the Research Institute of Traumatology and Orthopedics (including one person hospitalized). The rest were sent home after receiving the first aid. One man was hospitalized at the Central Hospital of Petroleum.
The traffic accident occurred at 07:25 on the stretch of Putah - Heybat. The train following on route Agstafa - Baku collided with DAEWOO bus (license number 10-TF-427) at secured crossing.