On Friday evening, August 11, the Ministry of health of Egypt has published the revised data on those killed and injured in a train crash at the station in Imperial, near Alexandria, according to «al-Ahram».
According to these data, the accident killed 41 people. The number of victims has reached 179.
According to information obtained during the preliminary investigation, the train arriving from Cairo to Alexandria, crashed into the last car of the composition from Port said.
Governor of Alexandria Mohamed Soltan told the newspaper «al-Ahram» that, according to preliminary investigation, guilty of the collision was one of the drivers did not respond to the signal. The driver of the Cairo train surrendered to police and was taken to the police station in El-Raml in Alexandria.