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Irina Marica
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Irina holds a BA in Journalism and has been part of the Romania-Insider.com team since its early days in 2011. She likes to keep the Romania-insider.com readers informed every day. Irina reports on various topics, on a wide range of areas such as politics, social or entertainment. She also writes travel or leisure articles, as well as interviews. She splits her time between Sinaia, her hometown, and Bucharest. Being born and raised in a mountain town, Irina loves spending time in nature, but she also likes to read, write, listen to music, travel, teach her dog new tricks and listen to other people’s stories (so don’t hesitate to contact her for an interview if you have an interesting story that you want to share with the Romania-insider.com readers). She dreams to visit Iceland one day and maybe get to see the Arctic Monkeys play live.  You can send her press releases or feedback on her stories by emailing irina.marica@romania-insider.com.

 

Locomotive of train connecting Bucharest to Vienna catches fire in Alba county

The locomotive of the international train connecting Bucharest to Vienna caught fire on Thursday evening, September 24, in the area of the Craciunelu de Jos railway station in Alba county.

The fire broke out at the locomotive of the train IR 12346-1, which travels on the route Bucharest - Curtici - Vienna, Mediafax reported. 

There were about 100 passengers on the train. There were no victims, but rail traffic in the area was blocked.

Firefighters from Blaj extinguished the fire, and another locomotive was attached to the train. According to Hotnews.ro, the train continued its journey after 135 minutes, at 21:18.

irina.marica@romania-insider.com

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Irina Marica
Senior Editor

Irina holds a BA in Journalism and has been part of the Romania-Insider.com team since its early days in 2011. She likes to keep the Romania-insider.com readers informed every day. Irina reports on various topics, on a wide range of areas such as politics, social or entertainment. She also writes travel or leisure articles, as well as interviews. She splits her time between Sinaia, her hometown, and Bucharest. Being born and raised in a mountain town, Irina loves spending time in nature, but she also likes to read, write, listen to music, travel, teach her dog new tricks and listen to other people’s stories (so don’t hesitate to contact her for an interview if you have an interesting story that you want to share with the Romania-insider.com readers). She dreams to visit Iceland one day and maybe get to see the Arctic Monkeys play live.  You can send her press releases or feedback on her stories by emailing irina.marica@romania-insider.com.

 

Locomotive of train connecting Bucharest to Vienna catches fire in Alba county

The locomotive of the international train connecting Bucharest to Vienna caught fire on Thursday evening, September 24, in the area of the Craciunelu de Jos railway station in Alba county.

The fire broke out at the locomotive of the train IR 12346-1, which travels on the route Bucharest - Curtici - Vienna, Mediafax reported. 

There were about 100 passengers on the train. There were no victims, but rail traffic in the area was blocked.

Firefighters from Blaj extinguished the fire, and another locomotive was attached to the train. According to Hotnews.ro, the train continued its journey after 135 minutes, at 21:18.

irina.marica@romania-insider.com

(Photo source: Pexels.com)

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