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Accident at Ely Dock Junction on 22nd June 2007

Accident Summary

Accident at Ely Dock Junction on 22nd June 2007

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Ely Dock Junction

Train Operator

English Welsh & Scottish Railway

Primary Causes

Track defect, suspension defect

Secondary Causes

Inadequate maintenance, inadequate inspection


Derailment, collision with structure

0 fatalities, 0 injured

Accident Investigation Status

This accident has been the subject of a published formal accident investigation, which you will find below.

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Related Documents

Link  [?] Document Date
view document PDF (4.1Mb download)Rail Accident Report: Derailment at Ely Dock Junction - 22 June 2007Jan 2009

Related News Stories

Link Date & Time
Derailed train moved from track 11:45 on 23rd Jun 2007
Railway line 'closed for months' 08:30 on 31st Jul 2007

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