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Australia Rail crew are left 'shaken' after a train DERAILS

05:15  15 april  2021
05:15  15 april  2021 Source:   dailymail.co.uk

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A rail crew has been left shaken after a goods train derailed in the early hours of the morning on the Sydney to Melbourne track. Emergency services were called to the scene at Bomen, near Wagga Wagga in the NSW Riverina, about 2:50 am on Thursday. Train services between Sydney and Melbourne have been cancelled as a result, with passengers to travel the entire journey by bus instead. Images posted to social media show the track lifted up and twisted after a locomotive carrying five carriages derailed .

A track has been completely twisted and rail crew left ‘ shaken ’ after a train derailed in NSW, with shocking photos capturing the incident. Fire and Rescue NSW confirmed one locomotive and five carriages were affected. “The train ’s crew are shaken but OK,” a spokesperson said. “The cargo is not hazardous and the train will be righted this morning.”

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A rail crew has been left shaken after a goods train derailed in the early hours of the morning on the Sydney to Melbourne track.

Emergency services were called to the scene at Bomen, near Wagga Wagga in the NSW Riverina, about 2:50am on Thursday.

Train services between Sydney and Melbourne have been cancelled as a result, with passengers to travel the entire journey by bus instead.

Images posted to social media show the track lifted up and twisted after a locomotive carrying five carriages derailed.

a train is parked on a dirt track: A picture posted to Twitter of a goods train that derailed in the NSW Riverina on Thursday morning © Provided by Daily Mail A picture posted to Twitter of a goods train that derailed in the NSW Riverina on Thursday morning a train traveling down a dirt road: Emergency services were called to the scene at Bomen, near Wagga Wagga, about 2:50am © Provided by Daily Mail Emergency services were called to the scene at Bomen, near Wagga Wagga, about 2:50am

There were two crew members on board the locomotive at the time of the derailment, with one treated for a minor cut.

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Passenger train carrying 490 derails in Taiwan, killing at least 50 and injuring dozens. The eight-car train , traveling to Taitung, came off the rails in a tunnel just north of Hualien Friday morning, causing several carriages to hit the wall of the tunnel, the government-run Central News Agency (CNA) reported, citing the fire department. The train driver was among the dead, the fire department told the government's executive office, and at least 69 survivors were being treated in several hospitals in the surrounding Hualien County.

The train , carrying around 490 people, is believed to have come off the rails in a tunnel just north of Hualien causing some carriages to hit the wall of the tunnel. It is believed to have hit a truck that was "not parked properly" and is suspected to have slid onto the train tracks in the mountainous area, the official Central News Agency said. Survivors of a train crash in Taiwan have been shown being led out of a tunnel where the carriages derailed .

'The train's crew are shaken but OK,' Fire and Rescue NSW posted on Twitter.

'The cargo is not hazardous and the train will be righted this morning.'

A small diesel spill was cleaned-up by firefights as they were worked to clear the scene.

An investigation will be carried out by the Australian Rail Track Corporation.

a train traveling down a dirt road: Two crew members on board the locomotive at the time of the derailment were left 'shaken' by the incident, Fire and Rescue NSW said © Provided by Daily Mail Two crew members on board the locomotive at the time of the derailment were left 'shaken' by the incident, Fire and Rescue NSW said Read more

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