Mexico City, Jan 7.- A collision between two subway convoys in Mexico City, in the north of the Mexican capital, left one dead and a dozen injured, according to official sources.
The accident caused the suspension of the service and the eviction at the La Raza station.
“There was a crash between trains on Metro Line 3, emergency services on site. The Secretaries of Government, Citizen Security, Comprehensive Risk Management, and the Director of the Metro have already arrived at the scene. I’m reporting and on my way. More information shortly, ”said the head of government, Claudia Sheinbaum on her official Twitter account.
Omar García Harfuch, Secretary of Security of the Mexican capital, confirmed in an interview with the media the death of a person.
“Unfortunately, one person died,” he said, noting that his identity would be revealed later.
This accident adds to others in the subway; The most serious occurred on May 3, 2021, when an elevated bridge on the line collapsed, in the Tláhuac mayor’s office, in the south of the Mexican capital, causing the wagon to fall onto the road and run aground in the form of ” V”, leaving 26 dead and a hundred injured.
Source: El Informador