Two passenger trains collided on Wednesday near the town of Domazlice in the Czech Republic’s south-west, leaving about 50 people injured,
The Minister of Transport, Karel Havlicek said: “According to initial information, the driver of one of the trains ran a red light, which resulted in the collision with another train.
“About 50 people were injured. Doctors and firefighters are working on the site.
“The situation is quite serious. I am on my way to the site of the incident,’’ the minister said.