Tram accident in Berlin-Friedrichshain: A child fell on the tracks near the hospital and was run over by a tram.
A child was only slightly injured in a tram accident in Berlin-Friedrichshain. As the police announced on Twitter, the child is said to have fallen on the tracks and run over by an approaching tram. Forces of the Berlin fire brigade freed it and took it to a clinic.
The police also reported that the incident took place on Monday morning on Landsberger Allee near the tram stop Klinikum Friedrichshain. The street was closed between United Nations Square and Petersburger Strasse / Danziger Strasse.
Motorists have been asked to drive around the area. The tram lines M5, M6 and M8 have been diverted. This was announced by the Berlin traffic information center (VIZ).