Lives of passengers depend on thieves
At one of the railroad lines in Transcarpathian region, a theft of parts was detected, in another case, an intentional damage of traffic light was committed at the railway line in Lviv region.
The police department at Chop station received a report of a theft on the stretch "Beregovo-Khmilnyk." At the scene, the police found out that 34 pieces of P-50 pads had been stolen. No train was delayed. Railway workers replaced the pads. The police are looking for the thief.
In another case, a traffic light was damaged. The police department was informed that on the stretch "Lubomyrsk-Kostopil", two lenses of LED traffic lights were damaged. Intentionally damaging property of the railroad, citizens do not think that such actions may lead to delay of trains, and in some cases, even endanger passengers' lives and health.
The circumstances of the incidents and identities of the persons involved in these crimes are being established, the press service of the Ministry of Internal Affairs Office at Lviv railway informed.