RO-2021-106

Derailed wagons lie toppled
Wagons from the derailed train. | Photo: NZ Herald/Whanganui Chronicle
Freight train, derailment, near Marton, 13 December 2021
Status
Current
Occurrence Date
Jurisdiction
NZ
A freight train on North Island Main Trunk line derailed north of Marton at about 11:30pm on 13 December 2021. The circumstances reported to date were that there had been flooding damage to the line. Several wagons derailed and some overturned. No injuries reported.
Location
Near Marton (175.524531,-39.976964) [may be approximate]