At least ten people have been killed and scores injured when a Moscow metro train derailed in a tunnel in rush hour on Tuesday morning, officials in Russia say.
The accident occurred in the morning hours, as three metro train cars filled with passengers derailed in the underground tunnel. The crash took place at a section between metro stations Slavyansky Bulvar and Park Pobedy running under a governmental highway.
Over 100 people have been hospitalized, with 50 of them remaining in a serious condition, itar-tass.com reports.
Authorities in Moscow said the families of the killed passengers will receive 500,000 roubles each.
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