The explosive device worked under an electric locomotive. Such statement was made by the driver of "The Nevsky express" on air of Vesti TV channel. He added that as a result of explosion the electric locomotive and a cabin of the driver was strongly damaged.
As it was reported, as a result of crash of the train "Nevsky Express" going from Moscow in Sankt - Petersburg, in the evening 25 people were lost on November 27 and about 100 suffered.
The president of JSC Russian Railways Vladimir Yakunin confirmed that the reason of crash of the train Moscow - Petersburg could become blasting. "There are objective data which allow investigators to consider as one of versions blasting", - Yakunin told journalists on a scene.
On an accident site the chairman of Committee of inquiry at prosecutor's office of Russia Alexander Bastrykin left. As reported SKP, it will coordinate work is investigative - task forces.