Kumeu, New Zealand: Truck driver critically injured in active open crossing collision

5 Dec

The driver of a light truck was critically injured when his vehicle was hit by a train on an active-open level crossing in Kumeu, to the northwest of Auckland. The truck driver was airlifted to hospital in Auckland. The crossing at which the collision occurred at approximately 10.25 on December 4th, 2013 is located on Trotting Course Drive. This is the first accident at this crossing for at least a decade.

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