“In total, 74 patients were treated on the spot, 34 of whom were taken to nearby hospitals.

59 people received minor injuries, 11 were moderately injured, and 4 were seriously injured, ”the Bratislava newspaper Pravda reports, citing the police.

Law enforcement agencies also denied information about the death of one of the train drivers.

The incident occurred at a railway crossing between the settlements of Varin and Vrutky in the Zhilina region in northwestern Slovakia.

Earlier it became known that one person died and 85 were injured as a result of a collision between a passenger and freight trains in the Spanish autonomous community of Catalonia.