|  | 


Tehran-Zanjan train goes off rails

Qazvin, Tehran-Zanjan passenger train went off the rails in the northwestern province of Qazvin.

Tehran-Zanjan passenger train went off the rail, one kilometer far from the station on Saturday at the 17:20 local time (20:50 GMT) en route to the western province of Zanjan from the capital, Tehran north of the country, Qazvin police's news website reported.

The train was derailed after technical problem in the railway's track changer.

Local officials told Islamic Republic News Agency (IRNA) that the accident had no casualties and two passengers who had slight injuries received outpatient treatment.

Source: Islamic Republic News Agency - IRNA

The iran News Gazette is mainly concerned with news and information about the Arab region and also covers international issues. Its main objective is to provide reliable and verified information on the Arab region for publishing on the digital landscape.