Egypt
recommendations
Two die in collision between locomotive and train in Alexandria
Egypt IndependentJune 22, 2021
A locomotive collided with the back of Cairo-Alexandria train #1 on Tuesday, leading to two deaths and several injuries.
The collision happened on 9:30 am in Alexandria. The locomotive collided with the train, leading to the destruction of two vehicles.
Train accidents have been a common occurrence in Egypt, with some resulting in a large number of deaths and injuries.
Egyptian President Abdel Fattah al-Sisi has ordered a rebuild of Egypt’s national rail system in which authorities will update the lines, add new lines, and increase overall safety.
The railway renovation is part of a larger ongoing transportation overhaul that includes new high-speed trains, additional metro lines, and road improvement projects.
 
 
Accident Alexandria CairoRailway Train
Related Articles
RECOMMENDATIONS
Egypt
Egypt receives first the signaling systems for monorail train
July 22, 2021
Egypt’s fourth coronavirus wave expected in September: ministry
July 22, 2021
Egypt ranks 4th on Economist’s index tracking return to pre-pandemic life
July 22, 2021
See More
All rights reserved, Al-Masry Al-Youm. 2021
About Advertise Contact Us Copyrights PrivacyTerms
Egypt Independent