A metal hunter almost caused a train accident
March 25 last year, a previously convicted citizen, taking the necessary tools, made his way to a technical building on the stretch Chop - Strumkivka where he damaged all the wires, providing communications at the railroad.
His illegal actions stopped the operation of all types of railroad communication. The man took metal lids from cable boxwoods in order to sell them for scrap. When he was carrying them outside he was noticed by a railway worker.This action has caused the delay of trains.
By the decision of Uzhgorod district court, the man was found guilty in the offence and punished with 2 years imprisonment on probation for 1 year.