RO-2020-102

Freight train and hi-Rail vehicle, collision, Limeworks Road level crossing, 24 April 2020
Status
Current
Occurrence Date
Jurisdiction
NZ
A freight train collided with a hi-Rail vehicle on the main south-line between Milton and Henley in South Otago. The occupant of the Hi-Rail vehicle exited prior to impact and was not injured. The hi-Rail was substantially damaged. [As initially reported, subject to change, not official findings]
Location
Limeworks Road level crossing (-46.074286,170.001264) [may be approximate]