Sunday, 18 November, 2018

CSKA Moscow fans injured in escalator accident in Rome

Footage on social media showed a number of people thrown to the floor Image Footage on social media showed a number of people thrown to the floor
Jennie Wade | 24 October, 2018, 07:27

People can be heard screaming in a terrifying video posted on social media that shows bodies being hurled on top of each other as the escalator suddenly goes out of control.

Twenty people, a lot of them fans of the CSKA Moscow football team, have been hurt after a crowded escalator at a Rome metro station suddenly sped up, hurling people down the staircase. Emergency officials are responding to the scene.

Ansa said more than 20 people had been hurt, majority suffering leg injuries.

Dozens of beer bottles are also pictured in and around the station after fans dropped them in the chaos.

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Fans were headed toward Rome's Olympic Stadium, where CSKA Moscow was scheduled to play AS Roma on Tuesday.

"A total of 30 people were injured: seven of them are in grave condition; five others are moderate and 18 were only slightly wounded", a Russian embassy in Rome spokesman told Tass.

About 1500 CSKA fans were attending the match.

La Repubblica reported (via Reuters) that fans were chanting, singing, and jumping up and down on the escalator before it broke.

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