March 20, 2009 | Mark Paradies

UK Rail Accident Investigation Branch Releases a Bulletin About an Accident that Occurred when a Wagon Door Struck a High Speed Train

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From the bulletin:

An engineer’s train conveying OCA type wagons was travelling from within an engineering possession on a four track railway.  During this journey the door of an open wagon fell open, fouled the adjacent line and was struck by a High Speed Train (HST).

To download the bulletin, see:

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