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Accidents and dimwits

Miscellaneous accidents from around the place: derailments, clueless passengers, and broken bits and pieces.

Motorists queue over the Old Geelong Road level crossing at Hoppers Crossing

15 May 2021 14:48 PM
Viewed 55 times
(3 times this month, 55 times this year)

Scraped paint on the ends of X'Trapolis train carriages

X'Trapolis trains bounce around more and ride lower than the rest of the fleet, so they hit the rubber gap filling panels at platforms

2 January 2021 19:53 PM
Viewed 95 times
(2 times this month, 95 times this year)

Boom barrier ready to come down on top of a motorist queued across the level crossing

They quickly reversed and were able to clear the crossing

22 December 2020 15:36 PM
Viewed 137 times
(2 times this week, 2 times this month, 137 times this year)

Dumbarse motorists queue over the Ascot Vale Road level crossing in Ascot Vale

18 December 2020 12:32 PM
Viewed 110 times
(3 times this month, 110 times this year)

Broken boom barriers beside the tracks at the Mt Derrimut Road, Deer Park level crossing

15 December 2020 14:22 PM
Viewed 117 times
(1 time this week, 1 time this month, 117 times this year)

Boom barrier sits over the top of a truck at the Dock Link Road level crossing

The gate went up then down again a minute later, landing on top of the truck

3 June 2020 15:13 PM
Viewed 253 times
(1 time this week, 1 time this month, 38 times this year)

Damaged 'railway crossing' signage at the Fitzgerald Road, Ardeer level crossing

28 February 2020 16:44 PM
Viewed 254 times
(1 time this week, 1 time this month, 93 times this year)

Dumbarse motorists queue over the Groves Street level crossing in Aspendale

24 December 2019 15:36 PM
Viewed 252 times
(1 time this week, 6 times this month, 100 times this year)

Dumbarse motorists drives along the footpath at the Sunshine station bus interchange

8 December 2019 15:13 PM
Viewed 237 times
(2 times this week, 3 times this month, 99 times this year)

VLocity side fairing beside the tracks at Southern Cross

17 November 2019 16:16 PM
Viewed 253 times
(2 times this week, 15 times this month, 121 times this year)

'Asbestos materials beneath geofabric lining' warning at Albion Loop

Having blown into the rail corridor from the former asbestos factory next door

17 November 2019 10:44 AM
Viewed 257 times
(1 time this week, 8 times this month, 113 times this year)

Pedestrian runs across a closed level crossing at Altona station

17 November 2019 08:23 AM
Viewed 288 times
(11 times this month, 141 times this year)

'Caution wet floor' sign on the tracks at Flinders Street Station

10 November 2019 14:48 PM
Viewed 371 times
(1 time this week, 1 time this month, 149 times this year)

Damaged VLocity train fairing beside the tracks at Little River

29 October 2019 12:21 PM
Viewed 241 times
(1 time this week, 1 time this month, 118 times this year)

VLocity train side fairing beside the tracks at South Geelong

13 October 2019 12:18 PM
Viewed 281 times
(1 time this week, 1 time this month, 124 times this year)

Having stopped short of the level crossing due to the truck under the boom gate, 8114 is now back on the move

21 May 2019 16:10 PM
Viewed 383 times
(3 times this week, 9 times this month, 30 times this year)

Idiot truck driver managed to stop under the boom gate on Somerville Road, Brooklyn

Another truckie had to come over and lift the boom gate up so the truck could reverse out

21 May 2019 16:09 PM
Viewed 501 times
(1 time this week, 10 times this month, 30 times this year)

Walking down the tram tracks at the Flinders and Swanston Street tram stop

6 February 2019 16:15 PM
Viewed 390 times
(1 time this week, 1 time this month, 83 times this year)

There are 17 other doors on this train, and this idiot passenger figured fighting past the wheelchair user trying to exit was the best way to board

6 February 2019 14:06 PM
Viewed 649 times
(4 times this week, 3 times this month, 90 times this year)

Land subsidence in the front yard of a house atop the Bunbury Street tunnel in Footscray

27 January 2019 16:33 PM
Viewed 464 times
(2 times this week, 13 times this month, 85 times this year)

Land subsidence in the front yard of a house atop the Bunbury Street tunnel in Footscray

27 January 2019 16:33 PM
Viewed 426 times
(3 times this week, 9 times this month, 85 times this year)

Ambulance parked outside Sunshine station while attending an incident

7 December 2018 22:53 PM
Viewed 357 times
(1 time this week, 6 times this month, 104 times this year)

Duct tape holds on the front fairing of tram C.3014

8 November 2018 13:30 PM
Viewed 471 times
(1 time this week, 9 times this month, 144 times this year)

Duct tape holds on the front fairing of tram C.3014

8 November 2018 13:30 PM
Viewed 423 times
(1 time this week, 10 times this month, 132 times this year)
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