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Accidents and dimwits

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

These repairs do not make the footpath of the Dynon Road overpass feel any more safe

20 April 2010 07:53 AM
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Work continues on fixing the overhead at Footscray

Fixing the overhead at Footscray after a bogan threw a chair off the footbridge and onto the roof of a spark

2 July 2009 08:47 AM
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Up EDI Comeng runs past the repairs on the other track

Fixing the overhead at Footscray after a bogan threw a chair off the footbridge and onto the roof of a spark

2 July 2009 08:44 AM
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Damaged bit of overhead is between the two tracks, the contact wire is missing

Fixing the overhead at Footscray after a bogan threw a chair off the footbridge and onto the roof of a spark

2 July 2009 08:42 AM
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Workers busy fixing the overhead at Footscray after a bogan threw a chair off the footbridge and onto the roof of a spark

2 July 2009 08:42 AM
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Group of teenagers after running in front of an approaching train at Corio

18 November 2008 16:01 PM
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16:00:37

18 November 2008 16:00 PM
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16:00:35

18 November 2008 16:00 PM
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16:00:32

18 November 2008 16:00 PM
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16:00:31

18 November 2008 16:00 PM
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16:00:29

18 November 2008 16:00 PM
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16:00:28

18 November 2008 16:00 PM
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16:00:22

18 November 2008 16:00 PM
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16:00:17

18 November 2008 16:00 PM
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Corio - 'When I grow up I want to be an N class headboard'

18 November 2008 16:00 PM
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Shopping trolley smashed by a passing train at Benalla

8 November 2008 13:37 PM
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Police stop traffic at the failed Francis Street level crossing in Brooklyn

20 February 2008 13:28 PM
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Permanent flagman posted at Laverton signal LAV10

Following a wrong side failure of a Type RM4 TRFB tri-colour LED signal unit, these signals could no longer be trusted. As a risk mitigation a flagman was posted here to ensure that down V/Line trains would not proceed past the signal and into the path of oncoming suburban trains.

11 January 2008 18:21 PM
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Ding in the engine room wall of AN2

19 December 2007 13:06 PM
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N461 minus front pilot after a level crossing accident

On 12 November 2006 a car drove through an unprotected level crossing at Buckley Road near Winchelsea and was struck by the locomotive, killing the driver

13 November 2006 06:50 AM
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Front panel of 944M held on by rope (abeit not in revenue service...)

19 September 2006 12:33 PM
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Strap holding on the front fairing of X'Trapolis 943M, returning from Werribee on a test run at Newport

19 September 2006 12:33 PM
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Strap holding on the front fairing of X'Trapolis 943M, returning from a test run to Werribee

19 September 2006 12:33 PM
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Stupid woman walking in front of a Siemens train at Yarraville

Just a little too desperate to catch her train?

11 June 2006 14:22 PM
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