Rail Accident News

Bletchley derailment halts long-distance Euston services

Bletchley derailment halts long-distance Euston services

3rd Feb 2012 Rail News

A train derailment at Bletchley has caused havoc with long-distance passengers seeking to reach London Euston station this morning. Tens of thousands of passengers from Scotland and north of England are believed to be affected, following the derailment of a freight train on the West Coast main line earlier.

Injured improving after Swiss Alps rail crash

Injured improving after Swiss Alps rail crash

27th Jul 2010 Rail News

The condition of two Japanese holidaymakers who were critically injured when a tourist train derailed in the Alps is reported to be improving. One Japanese woman was killed and about 42 people injured when several carriages of the Glacier Express travelling between the ski resorts of Zermatt and St Moritz overturned.