A construction worker died Sunday afternoon following a landslide in the area of the Massy-Palaiseau station (Essonne), which caused the interruption of SNCF traffic, told AFP the prosecutor of Evry.
TGV Atlantique traffic was stopped
"as a precaution"
, added prosecutor Caroline Nisand, unable for the time being to give further details.
The site accident occurred
"at the junction of the RER B and C and the TGV line"
announced François Durovray, president of the departmental council of Essonne.
On Twitter, several passengers have indeed indicated to be stranded in trains.
SNCF said on Twitter that the traffic was
“interrupted since 5.30 pm.
Our teams are in the process of intervention.
This is the consequence of an incident affecting the track at Massy ”.
The Essonne firefighters indicated on Twitter that they were working in Massy
"for structural collapse at the SNCF-TGV station"
It is a collapse on a drilling site, firefighters told AFP.