4 dead, 15 wounded in train collision near Moscow

Associated Press

MOSCOW (AP) — The Russian Interior Ministry says four people have been killed and 15 others have been wounded in a train collision near Moscow.

The ministry said the accident happened on Tuesday when several cars of a cargo train derailed and hit a passenger train near Naro-Fominsk, a town 50 kilometers (30 miles) southwest of Moscow.

The cause of the accident wasn't immediately clear.

Ambulance crews have rushed to the site to help the victims.