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Train crash in Chester #838422
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Been a train crash in Chester, nobody injured though but someones bike has been destroyed.

How the hell do you crash a train like that?

There has not been a train crash in Chester since the great Chester train crash of 1972, fortunately there were no deaths on that occasion either.


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It was a Virgin London train. Crashed into platform.

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Ahh that explains it, probably speeding knowing virgin laugh

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Was heading from Birmingham New Street to my stop and my train (Virgin Train) hit something on the track. The whole train rocked from side to side nearly derailing, but managed to steady itself. Everyone on the carriage went mental, a woman next to me screamed.
It took an hour to get going again, but there was a loud banging from the wheels. My stop was next and I was glad to get off!


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