Three injured as car crashes into tram
The incident happened on the Olympiade intersection. The Flemish local transport company De Lijn says that tram was travelling from Hoboken to Merksem on line 2 when it was hit by a car coming from the Jan de Voslei.
De Lijn spokesperson Koen Peeters: "The entire first compartment of the tram ended up off the rails. Damage is considerable."
One person in the car was seriously injured, while a second sustained light injuries. A pregnant woman on the tram had to be taken to hospital for treatment.
[Flandersnews.be / Expatica]