RO-2019-107

Photo of tracks North of Wellington Station
The Wellington rail yeards viewed from a Wellington Station platform (TAIC file image)
Passenger train, signal passed at danger, Wellington Station, 6 November 2019
Status
Current
Occurrence Date
Jurisdiction
NZ
The circumstances reported to date are that a passenger train passed a Stop light soon after departing from Wellington Station in the early afternoon of Wednesday 6 November. This put the outbound train in conflict with another passenger train that was inbound. The two trains stopped short of each other. No damage or injuries were reported. [As initially reported, subject to change, not official findings.]
Location
Wellington Station (-41.275170,174.783794) [may be approximate]