Thursday, 19 September 2019 07:08 GMT

Egypt arrests 6 railway employees in train overturn

(MENAFN)The Egyptian prosecution has demanded to put six railway staff member into custody for four days till further probes into train derailment, which left over 58 injured in Giza province close to the capital Cairo.

The arrests included the train driver, his assistant, two electric technicians, a stationmaster and a control tower conductor, whom are being interrogated over the capsize of three carriages of a train going from Cairo to Upper Egypt's Qena province.

The incident occurred in Giza's Badrasheen district south of Cairo.

Prosecutor General Nabil Sadek has formed a crew of experts from the Armed Forces Engineering Authority to carry out probes into the case


Egypt arrests 6 railway employees in train overturn


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