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In the tunnel of the Moscow metro occurred failure, in which there stuck three of the passengers. On Tuesday, may 21, “Interfax” said a source familiar with the situation.
According to him, the incident occurred around 18:45 on the Solntsevskaya line subway between stations “Shelepikha” and “Khoroshevskaya”.
The spokesman added that the attempt to tow the broken one of the trains failed.
He also said that staying in the compositions are more than thousands of people. “Around 20:20 to one of the trains drove serviceable train, through which passengers will be sent to the nearby station,” — said the source, noting that, probably, the passengers of the other two compounds will be evacuated in the same way.
In a press-service of the Moscow metro information about the incident confirmed. “We are working on coupling trains. Threats to security”, — stated in the message. It is also noted that trains from the station “Ramenki” to “Khoroshevsky” is suspended. Back trains followed with the increased intervals.
As reported in the official Twitter-account of the Moscow metro station “Petrovsky Park”, “Savelovskaya” and “Latter” are closed for entry. Representatives of the Metropolitan has denied the information about the smoke in the tunnel, where the failure occurred.
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