Regional train overwhelms van in the Savona area, no injuries

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– LOANO, AUGUST 17 – A regional train directed from Ventimiglia to Savona this afternoon in Loano (Savona) overwhelmed a van trapped inside a level crossing between the two lowered and regularly functioning bars. No one was injured among the hundreds of passengers on board, and the driver of the van was also saved, thrown a few meters away in the collision. Health workers, firefighters, local police and polfer, and the carabinieri intervened on the spot. The collision occurred around 6 pm, and from that moment on the single-track section, circulation is blocked, Trenitalia has activated a replacement bus service and the reprogramming is in progress. In the meantime, with the support of the fire brigade, the transshipment of travelers from the Regional 12275 involved in the collision is continuing. (HANDLE).