The incident occurred on Thursday in the northern part of Seoul. The train went off the rails near the metro station “Tobonsan”, reports the agency Yonhap . Emergency services work on site, passengers are evacuated, information about the victims is specified.
Seoul metro has the status of the fourth in the world in terms of annual passenger traffic and is second only to the subways of Beijing, Tokyo and Shanghai (the Moscow metro is only on the sixth line). Currently consists of 316 stations and has a total length of 340 kilometers.