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Railway circulation on the Minho Line, in Caminha, was reestablished in the present day, at 17:07, after having been interrupted since 14:58, after a collision that significantly injured a 12-year-old boy.

Contacted by the company Lusa, supply of the Territorial Command of the GNR of Viana do Castelo, she added that “nonetheless on website the kid was subjected to resuscitation maneuvers, having been transported to the hospital of Santa Luzia” within the capital of Alto Minho.

“His switch to an Intensive Care Unit (ICU) in a hospital in Porto is being thought of, because of the essential state he’s in,” he specified.

Along with the 12-year-old boy, within the mild car in the present day rammed on the stage crossing of Lampejão, parish of Moledo and Cristelo, by an interregional prepare that linked the Valença and Viana do Castelo, one other boy, 11 years outdated and, a girl of 35.

“The significantly injured individual, who was within the again seat of the car, is a pal of the 11-year-old little one who was within the entrance, subsequent to his mom, the driving force of the car. Mom and son didn’t endure accidents, however the lady was transported to the Viana do Castelo hospital to obtain psychological help ”, specified the supply of the GNR.

That supply stated that “GNR is investigating the causes of the accident, in addition to Infraestruturas de Portugal (IP), which moved a staff to the positioning”.

Contacted by Lusa, a supply from IP assured that “each the sound indicators and the mechanism that triggers the extent crossing boundaries labored”.

“The system is totally operational,” stated the supply.

Practice hits automobile in Caminha. Two injured youngsters, one significantly

The IP supply stated that “the interregional prepare resumed its march at 17:07 and that at 17:15 the Linha do Minho was free to flow into”.

The positioning was attended by 21 operatives from 11 autos of volunteer firefighters from Vila Praia de Âncora and Caminha, the Medical Emergency Car (VMER) parked on the Santa Luzia hospital in Viana do Castelo, Infrastructures of Portugal and GNR.

Additionally in Caminha, in September, one other collision at a stage crossing within the parish of Seixas concerned a lightweight car, with out inflicting accidents, however forcing the short-term interruption of the railway line on the Minho Line.

Automobile rammed by prepare in Caminha. Mom and kids escape unscathed

On the time, to Lusa, the Mayor of Caminha, Miguel Alves, defined that the extent crossing “has horizontal and vertical indicators”.

“The driving force put the automobile out of the crossing and the car fell into the rails. On the time there was no prepare passing. As he was unable to take away the automobile from the road, he eliminated the 2 youngsters who have been nonetheless within the car, placing himself protected. Nonetheless, the prepare that took the automobile in entrance ended up passing by ”, he specified.

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