Official Report on the Sarmiento train crash at Once station
A train of Sarmiento line hit the containment bar platform 2 at Once station, which struck and destroyed a column, mounted above the platform and almost reached the turnstiles.
Security Minister Sergio Berni confirmed that there are almost 36 wounded people who were transferred by SAME to different hospitals and said that “there was no victim to regret.”
The Health Minister of Bs As City Graciela Reybaud clarified that 36 people were taken to different hospitals, other people were admitted to health centers for their own, with minor bruises, and the list is not complete.
The injured were taken to hospitals Penna, Ramos Mejía, Argerich, Rivadavia, Velez Sarsfield, Santojanni and Piñero.
Hospital Argerich: María Lagos, Agustín Aquino, Matías Velázquez, María Laura Fernández and Gabriela Cea.
Hospital Ramos Mejía: Herina Sanguineti, María Pérez, Manuel Soria, Nazario García, Hernán Silveiro , Adalverio Chávez, Nora Chávez, Ariel Ledesma, Rosana Lucero, Miguel Ángel Sandoval, Gustavo Ramírez, Flora Argentina, Justina Miño, Elba Sanguinetti, Gustavo Isal, Aurora Sosa, Federico Sosa and Griselda Bruno.
Hospital Pena: Gumersinda Serin and José Assman.
Hospital Rivadavia: Gisela Lucero, Mercedes Gómez and Gladys Farmich.
Hospital Vélez Sarsfield: Antonella Fernández.
Hospital Santojanni: Jeremías Verón, Lorena Galera, Cinthia Chiuai, Abel Arias, Ricardo Fantini and Elcira Caterina.
Hospital Piñero: Walter Rubio, Gustavo Cano, Sofía Sosa, Rafael Rizzo and Adolfo De Luca.
Hospital Fernández: Daniel Giménez, Rosana Ivancovich, Lucas Moreno, Antonella Viega, Jessica Lucchino, Raquel Ojeda and Gustavo Roque.
Hospital Ramos Mejía asisted 46 patients.
The driver Julio Benítez, was taken to hospital Ramos Mejia, and is under arrest.