A passenger train collided with a truck, injuring at least 17 people, including four children, at a railway crossing in the Nizhnevartovsk region, in the Khanti-Mansiysk Autonomous District, Saturday.
According to Deputy Head of the Russian Ministry for Emergency Situations (EMERCOM) Sergei Antonov, the incident took place some 15 kilometers (9.32 miles) away from the city of Nizhnevartovsk... Еще. Antonov noted that the incident occurred «as a result of a collision of a Kamaz truck with a passenger train that followed the Adler-Nizhnevartovsk route.»
Some sources allege that the incident took place because the driver fell asleep at the wheel, however, investigators do not exclude the malfunction of the vehicle's brake system as a possible cause of the incident.
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