Investigation of railway accident at Bryn station on the Hovedbanen line

Description

On Wednesday 25 September 2019 at approximately 09:25 train GR 8350 derailed at Bryn station on the Hovedbanen line.

The train, two shunting locomotives, was underway from Drammen to Hamar when the aft locomotive derailed. The derailment led to major material damage to the tracks and three switches. Bryn station was closed for traffic for several days.

No one was injured in this accident.

The investigation will clarify the sequence of events and identify possible causal factors. Any underlying conditions that may have contributed to the accident will be mapped and analysed.

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Latest update: 01.10.2019

Location
Bryn station
Occurrence date
25.09.2019
Train No
8350
Type of Transportation
Freight train
Type of occurrence
Derailment
Rolling Stock
Shunting Unit
Skriv ut
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