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Accidents and dimwits

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

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

8 December 2019 15:13 PM
Viewed 16 times
(16 times this week, 16 times this month, 16 times this year)

VLocity side fairing beside the tracks at Southern Cross

17 November 2019 16:16 PM
Viewed 10 times
(3 times this week, 10 times this month, 10 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 15 times
(4 times this week, 15 times this month, 15 times this year)

Pedestrian runs across a closed level crossing at Altona station

17 November 2019 08:23 AM
Viewed 18 times
(6 times this week, 18 times this month, 18 times this year)

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

10 November 2019 14:48 PM
Viewed 11 times
(1 time this week, 11 times this month, 11 times this year)

Damaged VLocity train fairing beside the tracks at Little River

29 October 2019 12:21 PM
Viewed 11 times
(2 times this week, 11 times this year)

VLocity train side fairing beside the tracks at South Geelong

13 October 2019 12:18 PM
Viewed 25 times
(7 times this month, 25 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 103 times
(8 times this month, 103 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 146 times
(1 time this week, 22 times this month, 146 times this year)

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

6 February 2019 16:15 PM
Viewed 109 times
(3 times this week, 6 times this month, 109 times this year)

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

6 February 2019 14:06 PM
Viewed 188 times
(7 times this week, 14 times this month, 188 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 139 times
(4 times this week, 5 times this month, 139 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 115 times
(3 times this week, 6 times this month, 115 times this year)

Ambulance parked outside Sunshine station while attending an incident

7 December 2018 22:53 PM
Viewed 111 times
(2 times this week, 4 times this month, 111 times this year)

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

8 November 2018 13:30 PM
Viewed 178 times
(1 time this week, 6 times this month, 6 times this year)

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

8 November 2018 13:30 PM
Viewed 131 times
(7 times this month, 10 times this year)

Fire truck delayed by tram Z3.133 on Swanston Street, which is in turn delayed by a fire truck parked over the tram tracks

9 October 2018 13:29 PM
Viewed 187 times
(4 times this week, 8 times this month, 27 times this year)

N469 derailed on the points leading into the Wagon Storage Yard at North Melbourne

Recovery crews placing timber blocks beneath the wheels in order to drive it back onto the rails

11 September 2018 13:07 PM
Viewed 224 times
(3 times this week, 6 times this month, 31 times this year)

Pedestrian jumps the centre fence at the State Library tram stop

16 August 2018 14:00 PM
Viewed 234 times
(4 times this month, 41 times this year)

Brake block lineside at Strathmore

7 April 2018 11:16 AM
Viewed 191 times
(5 times this month, 74 times this year)

Gouge down the side of X'Trapolis carriage 883M

24 March 2018 17:35 PM
Viewed 193 times
(3 times this month, 69 times this year)

Down Sunbury service held at Tottenham station due to a trespassers blocking the tracks

23 November 2017 10:50 AM
Viewed 280 times
(2 times this week, 2 times this month, 4 times this year)

Protip: pedestrian crossings on dual gauge tracks still swallow your foot

16 July 2017 13:36 PM
Viewed 332 times
(1 time this week, 2 times this month, 41 times this year)
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Viewed 15673 times (12 times this week, 17 times this month, 1033 times this year)