Woman Dead After Train Collides With Car in Greece’s Trikala

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A woman died on Saturday morning in Trikala, Thessaly after a train collided with a car.

The train which was heading from the city of Trikala to Kalampaka collided with a white, private car at the crossing of Pyrgetos.

Media reports suggest that the protective bars were down and traffic lights were informing drivers that a train was coming.

However, the car tried to cross, right at the moment, when the train passed through the crossing.

As a result, a horrific crash followed, causing fatal injuries to the driver.

Police cars and ambulances rushed to the scene after the incident.

Unfortunately, the woman was declared dead at the scene.