One screw loose and the other “cut throat” Trains on Metro’s Line 7 are among the initial reasons for separation, the director explained on Monday guillermo calderón,
The official said that these block the movement of the element. a safety cylinder what attaches wagons,
Calderón confirmed that the affected train had received maintenance barely on 5 January.
“It (maintenance) is done every 10,000 to 12,000 kms on an average, which means it was in the right maintenance period. It is not a question of maintenance as these safety elements are reviewed”, he stressed.
claudia sheinbaumThe head of government criticized the fact that the incident had been given “political use, petty indeed” to criticize the administration of the transport system.
“Voices came out quickly ‘(It’s a maintenance problem).’ Here it is clearly what happened, what was found yesterday, and since the Prosecutor’s Office (General Judge of Mexico City) gives its conclusion and they are the ones who have to find the people responsible“, she added.
The incident comes after the head of government announced 6 thousand 60 elements of the National Guard They will carry out security work in metro stations.
At the time, Sheinbaum justified the decision due to what he described as a series of “out of the ordinary episodes”.
accident on metro line 3
13 people injured Due to the accident on Metro Line 3 on Saturday, January 7, they are hospitalized, said Ernesto Alvarado Ruiz, head of the executive commission that cares for the victims.
“None of those who live in hospitals severity level And they are duly taken care of,” he said.
The official said each of these individuals has ties to the government of Mexico City.