Keens Road Level Crossing Incident

Published on : Wednesday, May 27, 2015

Kiwi RailKiwiRail can confirm that the Tranz Alpine was involved in a collision with a motor vehicle at the level crossing on Keens Road near Springfield just after 09.00am this morning.


The train was travelling from Christchurch to Greymouth with 56 passengers and three staff on-board when the incident occurred. There have been no reports of injuries to passengers or staff and the train driver has been relieved and will be given time off.  Our staff are attending to passengers and providing any assistance that they require.


The Tranz Alpine is not running today due to the collision and bus replacements will be provided for passengers for the return trip between Christchurch to Greymouth. The service will resume tomorrow.


The crossing is protected by stop signs.


Emergency services and Police attended the scene.


Source:- Kiwi Rail


Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

You may use these HTML tags and attributes: <a href="" title=""> <abbr title=""> <acronym title=""> <b> <blockquote cite=""> <cite> <code> <del datetime=""> <em> <i> <q cite=""> <s> <strike> <strong>

arrow2Follow TTW
facebook-logo  twitter-logo  LinkedIn_logo  stumbleupon-logo   rss_logo 
ttw_blogger_logo  ttw_blogger_logo  ttw_blogger_logo


  • 01 AIME 2018 BB
  • 02 WTM 2017
  • 03 EMITT 2018
  • 04 AIME-2018 small
  • 05 iitmindia 2017
  • 06 imtm 2018
  • 06 TTF-Surat 2017
  • 07 balttour 2018
  • 08 OTM 2018
  • 30 PATA


Get our toolbar!
Review on