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AustraliaDelays loom on Frankston line after elderly woman's car hit by train

10:36  12 june  2019
10:36  12 june  2019 Source:   theage.com.au

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LATE-night train delays are affecting the Frankston line , with services replaced by buses after a person was struck by a train after 10pm. Buses have replaced trains between Mordialloc and Frankston .

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Commuters on one of Melbourne's busiest lines can expect peak hour delays after an elderly woman suffered a medical episode and drove into the path of an oncoming train.

Metropolitan Fire Brigade crews were called to the level crossing at Warrigal Road in Mentone just before 3pm on Wednesday and discovered that the driver and all 150 passengers on the Frankston-bound train had escaped injury.

The woman in her 70s was treated at the scene for shock and driven home.

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Delays loom on Frankston line after elderly woman's car hit by train© 7 News Melbourne A woman has escaped injury after she drove into the path of a Frankston-bound train in Mentone.

But the line has been suspended between Cheltenham and Mordialloc, with Metro ordering 40 replacement busses.

Commuters' best case scenario is for the section to re-open about 5pm, but residual delays are expected.

The train and passengers were moved further down the line to Parkdale station.

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Police said the 85-year-old driver reversed his sedan from his disabled bay parking spot into a parked car behind him, then apparently hit the accelerator by accident and drove through the front window of the nail salon. The pharmacy next door was still open at the time, around 6.20pm. “It caused extensive damage as the car became wedged between nail counters. Luckily today was a public holiday so the store was not expected to be open,” 9 News Perth’s Mia Egerton-Warburton reported from the scene. “No charges have been laid as of yet ... luckily the store was insured.

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