At least 30 people injured in Rome station ahead of Champions League game

first_imgAt least 30 people have been injured after an overcrowded escalator broke in an underground subway in Rome.Crowds of people hurtled into each other after the malfunction at the Repubblica underground station, which happened just before Roma’s Champions League match against CSKA Moscow. Ronaldo warned Lukaku how hard scoring goals in Serie A would be before Inter move Every time Ally McCoist lost it on air in 2019, including funny XI reactions The remains of the escalator after the horrifying incident 3 There have been at least 30 casualties in the incident Where Ancelotti ranks with every Premier League boss for trophies won 3 MONEY Forbes list reveals how much Mayweather, Ronaldo and Messi earned this decade Russian fans were reportedly “singing and jumping” on the escalator shortly before it gave way.The incident sparked panicky scenes as scores of people were sent hurtling towards the bottom.Some were able to scramble over the central reservation but many got crushed in the mechanism.La Repubblica claims that one victim’s foot was amputated in the incident. The game between Roma and CSKA Moscow has gone ahead no dice Oxlade-Chamberlain suffers another setback as Klopp confirms serious injury RANKED Which teams do the best on Boxing Day in the Premier League era? Son ban confirmed as Tottenham fail with appeal to overturn red card ADVICE huge blow REVEALED Top nine Premier League free transfers of the decade It is understood six people are seriously injured and more than 100 firefighters were scrambled to the station.“A group of CSKA fans were going down into the station. At that moment the escalator collapsed,” a police spokesman told Russian news agency RIA.Meanwhile, a Russian fan was reportedly stabbed during clashes between fans near the Stadio Olimpico. BEST OF 3 Latest Football News REVEALED Two other travelling Moscow fans were also said to have been hurt in the melee.Police were deployed with fire hydrants to break up the violence between rival fans.last_img