The body of a passenger car with a train set in Velen in the Esko Krumlov region was rushed to the rescue service operation center at 9 a.m., said Zuzana Fajtlov of the regional rescue service.
A ground rescue team went to the site and an air rescue helicopter took off.
One injured person was found in the wrecked passenger vehicle. He suffered multiple non-life-threatening injuries and had to leave before crossing the road. Lkaka bohuel could only state death, described Fajtlov.
Traffic on the line between the stations Holkov, which is part of Velena, and the town of Kaplice was stopped due to accidents. even though the railways assumed that it would be restored after noon, traffic was finally restored an hour later.
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The accident happened piblin at 8:40. According to the police, Schwarzov’s car was on the opposite side of the road.
According to the railways, a passenger car was hit by a Jin Express train at the railway crossing in Velen. All 68 passengers are in the undercarriage, firefighters evacuated them from the train. esk railways provided them with a substitute bus transport to Kaplice station and from there by train to Rybenko and to Linz Hbf station.
Between the villages of Holkov and Kaplice, the railways used to run replacement buses.