An Alfa Pendular train derailed today on the Northern Line, in the municipality of Soure, in the district of Coimbra, after collision with a working machine, a source from Civil Protection told Lusa.
The derailment of the train, which was going in the South-North direction, occurred after the collision between the Alfa Pendular and a working machine, and the alert was given at 3:30 pm, said a source from the National Authority for Emergency and Civil Protection (ANEPC).
The clash will have occurred in the Casalinhos area, in the municipality of Soure.
According to the same source, 39 vehicles with 110 operational vehicles are being mobilized to the site.
“There are means already in place and others on the way,” said an ANPC source, referring that there is still no data on possible victims.