Goods Train

  • 3 teenagers run over by goods train due to dense fog December 17, 2013

    Three teenagers were killed after being run over by a goods train due to dense fog near Maghera crossing in Mathura on Monday morning. Yogendra (15), Gautam (15) Pankaj (14) were walking on the rail track near Maghera crossing and could not spot the train moving towards Delhi due to the...
  • 4 railwaymen injured while dousing engine fire near Mukundia station November 30, 2013

    Four railwaymen received burn injuries when the engine of a goods train carrying combustible material caught fire near Mukundia station near Katihar. The incident took place midnight on Thursday night on KatiharBarsoi section. After noticing the fire, the drivers stopped the train and separated the engine from the wagons, Divisional Railway...
  • Three killed at Old Delhi railway station yard November 26, 2013

    Three people were killed when a wall in the Old Delhi railway station yard collapsed following derailment of a goods train wagon on early Tuesday, a railway spokesperson said. The victims sustained grievous injuries in the incident that occurred while a goods train was shunting in the railway yard past midnight....
  • PuriDurg Express rams into a goods train, no casualty April 3, 2013

    Bhubaneswar: PuriDurg Express rammed into a stationary goods train near Mancheswar on the outskirts of Bhubaneswar on Wednesday night but there was no casualty or injury, railway sources said. There was no injury to anyone and all the passengers were safe after 18425 PuriDurg Express hit the stationary goods train...
  • Rajasthan: Crowd burns 2 trains after accident September 17, 2012

    Jaipur: In a shocking incident in Rajasthan, a goods train was set on fire by an angry mob after it rammed into a truck at an unmanned railway crossing on the JaisalmerBikaner line, killing eight and injuring several others. While the injured have been shifted to a hospital, the mob also...
  • MP: Goods train gets derailed August 12, 2012

    Guna: Three wagons of a goods train got derailed on Saturday night between Pilighata and Pagara station on the GunaBina rail section, disrupting rail traffic, official sources said on Sunday. The coalladen goods train was on its way to Kota when its three wagons got derailed around 10.3011.00 pm, about 30...
  • UP: Goods train gets derailed near Mughalsarai July 13, 2012

    New Delhi: Nearly twenty bogies of a goods train carrying coal got derailed near Mughalsarai in Uttar Pradesh on Thursday night causing a major holdup on the arterial DelhiHowrah rail route. The incident took place on the GayaMughalsarai section at around 9 pm. While no casualties have been reported, three railway...
  • Jharkhand: Maoists stop goods train for 6 hours July 7, 2012

    Latehar: Maoists stopped a goods train at Hehegara in Latehar district, disrupting train services in the wee hours, police said on Saturday. Some trains, including RanchiBanaras Intercity Express, were held up at various stations following the incident, Superintendent of Police Kranti Kumar said in Latehar. After getting information, the security forces rushed...
  • AP: Hampi Express collides with goods train, 2 dead May 22, 2012

    New Delhi: Hampi Express from Bangalore to Hospet in the wee hours on Tuesday met with an accident with a goods train near Penneconda in Andhra Pradesh. Five people are confirmed dead, 25 passengers have been reported injured and five are critical. Three bogies of the Hampi Express have been derailed. The...
  • Elephants die on killer railway tracks September 24, 2010

    Jalpaiguri: An entire herd of elephants was knocked down by a speeding train in North Bengal. This is the latest incident along a railway line that has become notorious as the killer track because of a spate of elephant deaths on this stretch. Seven elephants mowed to death...
  • Major train accidents in 2010 September 20, 2010

    New Delhi: The year of 2010 is clearly not a good year for the Indian Railways with the accident at the Badarwas railway station, near Shivpuri in Madhya Pradesh being the latest mishap in a series of fatal train accidents this past year. Just three months ago on 19th July, the...
  • 21 killed, 50 injured as trains collide in MP September 20, 2010

    New Delhi: At least 21 people were killed and over 50 injured on Monday as a goods train collided with the IndoreGwaliorBhind Intercity Express at the Badarwas railway station, near Shivpuri in Madhya Pradesh. The Intercity Express was stationary at Badarwas station when the speeding cargo train rammed into it at...
  • Militants fire at goods train in Assam April 11, 2009

    Halflong (Assam): Hours after an attack on a train, militants fired at a goods train in central Assam's North Cachhar Hills district Saturday morning, leaving a railway protection force personnel injured. Official sources said Dima Halan Daogah (j) insurgents fired at the train near Warengdisa as it was proceeding towards...