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Derailment at Southampton

Charter passenger train derailment, Southampton Eastern Docks, 5 November 2016.

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This item has been moved to the National Archives as RAIB has published its safety digest describing this incident. See safety digest 04/2017.

Image of the derailed train
Image of the derailed train

We have undertaken a preliminary examination into the circumstances surrounding this accident. Having assessed the evidence which has been gathered to date, we have decided to publish a safety digest.

The safety digest will shortly be made available on our website.

Published 22 November 2016