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Napier Street railway bridge strike, October 2015

The railway bridge that carries the Williamstown and Werribee lines over Napier Street has a long history of being struck by high vehicles - October 1st 2015 was yet another example.

Tow truck drags the damaged container away from the bridge

Thursday 1 October 2015 19:03 PM
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Tow truck drags the damaged container away from the bridge

Thursday 1 October 2015 19:03 PM
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Offending container removed from under the bridge by a tow truck

Thursday 1 October 2015 19:04 PM
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Offending truck and container cleared from under the bridge, as a Comeng train passes over the top

Thursday 1 October 2015 19:04 PM
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Damaged end of the container after it hit the bridge protection beam

Thursday 1 October 2015 19:06 PM
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With the container removed, a Siemens train passes over the top of the bridge

Thursday 1 October 2015 19:06 PM
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Sidelifter truck arrives to remove the offending container

Thursday 1 October 2015 19:07 PM
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Sidelifter loads the offending container

Thursday 1 October 2015 19:11 PM
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