Three dead in train collision in Bavaria
DPA/The Local · 1 Jul 2008, 09:48
Published: 01 Jul 2008 09:48 GMT+02:00
The railroad crossing was equipped with blinking lights and signs but not with gate, according to police in the German state of Bavaria.
The train had been traveling along a stretch near Pfofeld in Bavaria's Middle Franconia region around 6 pm when the collision occurred. No passengers were injured in the accident, a Deutsche Bahn spokesperson said.
Train service in the area was suspended until the end of operating hours on Monday night after the accident, the spokesperson said.