December 24, 2012 | Mark Paradies

Monday Accident & Lessons Learned: UK Rail Accident Investigation Branch Report on a Person Trapped in a Train Door and Dragged at Jarrow Station, Tyne and Wear Metro 12 April 2012

A passenger placed her right forearm into the path of the closing train door as the doors shut and her arm became trapped. The door remained closed and approximately 4 seconds later, the train started to move. The passenger was forced to run alongside the train to avoid being dragged off her feet.

Download .pdf of report:

http://www.raib.gov.uk/cms_resources.cfm?file=/121203_R262012_Jarrow.pdf

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