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Subway train collision inside Mexico City kills 1, injures 57

Subway train collision inside Mexico City kills 1, injures 57

MEXICO CITY (AP) ” Two subway trains collided inside the centre of place of set of two stations Saturday inside Mexico City, killing at least one anthropoid actuality accompanied by every one one other accompanied by injuring 41, authorities said.

Mayor Claudia Sheinbaum said on her Twitter description that the accident happened on Line 3 of the capital™s Metro system, lacking specifying the spring of the crash inside the centre of the Potrero accompanied by every one one other accompanied by La Raza stations.

Sheinbaum said one woman was killed accompanied by every one one other accompanied by 57 people injured, who were taken to septet hospitals. Four people were trapped inside the wreckage for a time, including the driver of one of the trains, who was reported inside solemn condition.

Dozens of police accompanied by every one one other accompanied by soldiers swarmed into the nearby subway stations, while ambulances accompanied by every one one other accompanied by rescue teams arrived to behave towards the injured.

Edgar Montiel, an electrician who was on one on the trains, said he felt fortunate since he had decided at the last minute to enter the next-to-last automobile by preference than the rearmost car, which was smashed up inside the crash.

It sounded extremely strong. I fair closed my eyes when I felt the sheets of the automobile curve accompanied by every one one other accompanied by hurl me, Montiel told The Associated Press.

He said he remained on the ground of the automobile accompanied by some passengers amid screams accompanied by every one one other accompanied by cries asked for help.

The ability went not here to the subway accompanied by every one one other accompanied by a a large amount of smoulder began to go nearer not here that was suffocating us. We could not breathe well, he said.

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  • Montiel, who had injuries to his left-hand upper limb accompanied by every one one other accompanied by leg, said the occupants of his automobile had to carry on accompanied by to exist concerning 30 minutes until paramedics arrived to tend to the injured accompanied by every one one other accompanied by assist everyone way not here the car.

    In lamenting the accident, President Andrés Manuel López Obrador said on his Twitter description that the confederate management was supporting the city officials dealing accompanied by accident.

    In May 2021, an elevated small portion of the subway system collapsed, causing 26 deaths accompanied by every one one other accompanied by injuring almost 100 people. An investigation blamed the structural lack of favourable consequence on deficiencies inside the building process, accompanied by every one one other accompanied by 10 former officials have been charged accompanied by homicide, wound accompanied by every one one other accompanied by injury to property.

    The Mexico City subway system has 226.5 kilometers (141 miles) of track accompanied by every one one other accompanied by 195 stations. It serves an signify of 4.6 million passengers every one one day.

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