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Accidents and dimwits

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

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 57 times
(14 times this month, 57 times this year)

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

28 February 2020 16:44 PM
Viewed 62 times
(4 times this month, 62 times this year)

Dumbarse motorists queue over the Groves Street level crossing in Aspendale

24 December 2019 15:36 PM
Viewed 93 times, 93 times this year)

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

8 December 2019 15:13 PM
Viewed 96 times
(2 times this week, 5 times this month, 96 times this year)

VLocity side fairing beside the tracks at Southern Cross

17 November 2019 16:16 PM
Viewed 95 times
(3 times this month, 95 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 105 times
(1 time this month, 105 times this year)

Pedestrian runs across a closed level crossing at Altona station

17 November 2019 08:23 AM
Viewed 100 times
(1 time this month, 100 times this year)

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

10 November 2019 14:48 PM
Viewed 165 times
(3 times this month, 165 times this year)

Damaged VLocity train fairing beside the tracks at Little River

29 October 2019 12:21 PM
Viewed 86 times
(3 times this week, 4 times this month, 86 times this year)

VLocity train side fairing beside the tracks at South Geelong

13 October 2019 12:18 PM
Viewed 124 times
(1 time this week, 3 times 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 224 times
(1 time this week, 2 times this month, 42 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 286 times, 36 times this year)

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

6 February 2019 16:15 PM
Viewed 198 times
(3 times this month, 65 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 277 times
(2 times this month, 113 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 241 times
(3 times this month, 104 times this year)

Ambulance parked outside Sunshine station while attending an incident

7 December 2018 22:53 PM
Viewed 190 times
(1 time this week, 68 times this year)

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

8 November 2018 13:30 PM
Viewed 287 times
(2 times this week, 5 times this month, 115 times this year)

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

8 November 2018 13:30 PM
Viewed 241 times
(1 time this week, 3 times this month, 120 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 320 times
(2 times this week, 3 times this month, 160 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 322 times
(1 time this week, 4 times this month, 129 times this year)

Pedestrian jumps the centre fence at the State Library tram stop

16 August 2018 14:00 PM
Viewed 380 times
(5 times this week, 19 times this month, 187 times this year)

Brake block lineside at Strathmore

7 April 2018 11:16 AM
Viewed 269 times
(2 times this month, 32 times this year)
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Viewed 16666 times (6 times this week, 45 times this month, 728 times this year)