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ⓘ Express on Fire. The express train number 34 Moscow-Elekmonar sets off on schedule. The young conductor Seraphima takes three stowaways to her car. During the a ..




Express on Fire
                                     

ⓘ Express on Fire

The express train number 34 Moscow-Elekmonar sets off on schedule. The young conductor Seraphima takes three stowaways to her car. During the audit, this fact is revealed, the conductor gets reprimanded from the chief and the stowaways must be let out, but one of them falls in love with the conductor and leaves the train at the junction station Shmakovka and forcibly takes her with him. In the compartment he leaves an uncovered cigarette butt and a half-drunk glass of alcohol, because of which a fire begins in the car number 8.

Engineers taking the diesel locomotive train from Shmakovka shortly before the detection of the fire are discussing the difficult rise on which their train is moving at the moment. After stopping the train, the railwaymen evacuate people who pass safely. The burning car is removed to a safe distance from the rest. In order not to get cold, the passengers of the remaining wagons return to their seats. But the passenger-speculator, jumping out of the car, drops a suitcase with money under his wheels and pushes the car to save the suitcase. As a result, the whole car, embroiled in flames, rolls on the slope and pushes forward the remaining cars of the train with the passengers. An uncontrolled train is gaining ground under a slope, people on the run are jumping out of the cars.

A catastrophe is imminent and the railwaymen try their utmost to prevent it.