Train derails in Cumbria after landslide [Guardian]





Date: 30/08/2012

An early morning train carrying about 100 passengers has derailed in west Cumbria after a landslide near St Bees. Emergency services were continuing to deal with the two-carriage train, which was travelling towards Sellafield nuclear plant. Passengers included employees on their way to work at Sellafield and officers from the Civil Nuclear Constabulary were at the scene. No injuries were reported and, although the train left the tracks, it remained upright.


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Early-morning train carrying about 100 passengers left tracks following landslide near St Bees, but no injuries reported

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