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Accidents and dimwits

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

Dead pigeon on the tracks

Tuesday 3 August 2021 11:00 AM
Viewed 36 times
(1 time this week, 11 times this month, 36 times this year)

Train approaching, and this idiot pedestrian strolls across the tracks on Glenroy Road at Glenroy

Thursday 29 July 2021 11:04 AM
Viewed 58 times
(3 times this month, 58 times this year)

Idiot motorist queuing across the tracks on Glenroy Road at Glenroy

Thursday 29 July 2021 11:03 AM
Viewed 60 times
(1 time this month, 60 times this year)

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

Saturday 15 May 2021 14:48 PM
Viewed 78 times
(1 time this week, 7 times this month, 78 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

Saturday 2 January 2021 19:53 PM
Viewed 123 times
(1 time this month, 123 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

Tuesday 22 December 2020 15:36 PM
Viewed 166 times
(9 times this month, 166 times this year)

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

Friday 18 December 2020 12:32 PM
Viewed 141 times
(1 time this week, 14 times this month, 141 times this year)

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

Tuesday 15 December 2020 14:22 PM
Viewed 150 times
(1 time this week, 11 times this month, 150 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

Wednesday 3 June 2020 15:13 PM
Viewed 305 times
(2 times this week, 18 times this month, 90 times this year)

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

Friday 28 February 2020 16:44 PM
Viewed 301 times
(1 time this week, 16 times this month, 140 times this year)

Dumbarse motorists queue over the Groves Street level crossing in Aspendale

Tuesday 24 December 2019 15:36 PM
Viewed 284 times
(2 times this month, 132 times this year)

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

Sunday 8 December 2019 15:13 PM
Viewed 270 times
(1 time this week, 13 times this month, 132 times this year)

VLocity side fairing beside the tracks at Southern Cross

Sunday 17 November 2019 16:16 PM
Viewed 282 times
(3 times this month, 150 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

Sunday 17 November 2019 10:44 AM
Viewed 291 times
(2 times this month, 147 times this year)

Pedestrian runs across a closed level crossing at Altona station

Sunday 17 November 2019 08:23 AM
Viewed 334 times
(2 times this week, 4 times this month, 187 times this year)

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

Sunday 10 November 2019 14:48 PM
Viewed 431 times
(1 time this week, 14 times this month, 209 times this year)

Damaged VLocity train fairing beside the tracks at Little River

Tuesday 29 October 2019 12:21 PM
Viewed 288 times
(14 times this month, 165 times this year)

VLocity train side fairing beside the tracks at South Geelong

Sunday 13 October 2019 12:18 PM
Viewed 319 times
(1 time this week, 8 times this month, 0 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

Tuesday 21 May 2019 16:10 PM
Viewed 423 times
(1 time this week, 8 times this month, 70 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

Tuesday 21 May 2019 16:09 PM
Viewed 553 times
(2 times this week, 6 times this month, 82 times this year)

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

Wednesday 6 February 2019 16:15 PM
Viewed 435 times
(1 time this week, 10 times this month, 128 times this year)

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

Sunday 27 January 2019 16:33 PM
Viewed 506 times
(1 time this week, 5 times this month, 127 times this year)

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

Sunday 27 January 2019 16:33 PM
Viewed 463 times
(2 times this month, 122 times this year)
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