Welshpool, United Kingdom: Passengers injured in crossing collision

16 Jul

Two passengers travelling by train have been taken to hospital with minor injuries following the train on which they were travelling colliding with a trailer being towed by a tractor. The collision occurred on a level crossing at Buttington near Welshpool at about 11.50 on July 16th, 2013. The train derailed one wheelset as a result of the collision. The tractor driver has been arrested on suspicion of endangering safety on the railway.

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