June 17, 2018 at 13.45 p.m. on the main road 50 km from Shu city of the Zhambyl region there was a derail the passenger train with the message "Astana-Almaty" consisting of 20 cars.
As a result of the derailing, 8 passenger cars came down, including 2 - with a rollover.
The causes of the crash are determinated.
According to preliminary data, as a result of the derailment of the passenger train, a minor child of 2006 died.
11 injured citizens applied for medical assistance, who received medical care.
Prosecutors of the Main Transport Prosecutor's Office, employees of internal affairs bodies in transport, local executive bodies and all emergency services, ambulance carriages of Shu city hospital work at the incident scene.
Two hospitals in Shu city have been transferred to a reinforced regime.
The police department at the Shu station initiated a criminal case under Art. 344 Part 2 of the Criminal Code of the Republic of Kazakhstan on violation of safety rules for the movement and operation of railway, air, sea or river transport.
The Main Transport Prosecutor's Office took control over the course of the investigation of the criminal case.