The railway sarmiento operated this Wednesday morning with a reduced service between Moreno and Liniers after a formation rammed a car that passed with the low barrier at the Vila Luro station, while the Tigre branch of the Miter line was interrupted by fallen trees on the tracks, sources from Trenes Argentinos reported.
The event that caused the limited circulation of the trains of the Sarmiento line, which connects the Moreno and Once terminals, occurred before 6 o’clock at the Irigoyen level crossing and after the impact the driver of the vehicle could be rescued alive.
At the time of the incident, “the barrier was down and the phonoluminous signals were working,” the sources said.
As for the Tigre branch of the Miter lineit was reported that it is interrupted due to the presence of fallen trees on an area of tracks.
The rest of the branches of the Miter, the spokespersons added, operate with their usual service.