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TGV derails on Strassbourg-Paris line, injuring 21
Yavianice posted a topic in Worldwide Railhttps://www.thelocal.fr/20200305/french-tgv-driver-hurt-after-derails-on-strasbourg-to-paris-line It is suspected that the railway line has subsided slightly, causing the train to derail.
Train hits buffer in Sydney
Takahama Trainwatcher posted a topic in Worldwide RailThere was a train accident this morning when a train approaching the terminus of the suburban branch to Richmond did not stop in time. It hit the buffer with enough force to injure 16 people. The news links below describe what happened. The TV news included video of the actual impact (in the first link). https://tenplay.com.au/news/national/2018/1/22/train-incident http://www.abc.net.au/news/2018-01-22/sydney-train-crashes-at-richmond-station-injuring-passengers/9348398 https://www.dailytelegraph.com.au/newslocal/rouse-hill-times/injuries-people-trapped-after-reports-of-train-derailment-at-richmond-station/news-story/ad218fea29bf525a721fffbc1fe6612e The meeting between government officials and the train drivers' union was suspended as the accident was checked; we are headed for a 24 hour train strike in a week.
Train collision in Bavaria
bikkuri bahn posted a topic in Worldwide Railstory is still developing http://www.dw.com/en/police-fatalities-in-bavarian-train-crash/a-19034690
Taiwan railway crossing malfunction and accident
bikkuri bahn posted a topic in Worldwide Railapparently recent storms led to rusting and subsequent malfunction of detection sensors.
Grade crossing accident in Czech Republic, fatalities
bikkuri bahn posted a topic in Worldwide Railhttp://uk.reuters.com/article/2015/07/22/uk-czech-train-idUKKCN0PW0YX20150722
train accident in Switzerland
bikkuri bahn posted a topic in Worldwide Raildeveloping news: http://www.ctvnews.ca/world/two-trains-crash-in-switzerland-five-injured-1.2245054 a "subway train"!? :blink: (see below) http://www.theglobeandmail.com/news/world/two-swiss-passenger-trains-collide-leaving-passengers-injured/article23111157/
Grade crossing accident and derailment on Nagareyama Line
bikkuri bahn posted a topic in Japan Rail: News & General DiscussionTwo in the passenger car were injured.
Keihin Tohoku Line Accident
Kokutetsu posted a topic in Japan Rail: News & General DiscussionRailway Safety Slipping? The Tokyu Toyoko line rear end crash and now this?! Apparently at 1:11 on the morning of the 23rd an out of service 10 car keihin tohoku line train appears to have struck an engineering works trolley at Kawasaki (looks from photographs like overhead line equipment). The impact overturned the first car and derailed two others. The conductor (34) and driver (25) both escaped with minor injuries. The accident has resulted in the suspension of operations between Kamata and Tsurumi stations. See photos and full article at from Asahi: http://www.asahi.com/articles/ASG2R0J1WG2QUTIL01W.html More ATC issues?