Nineteen schoolchildren injured on pedestrian crossing escalator in Iran
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.