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Malmo Sweden: Driver Injured Colliding Train into Cement Barrier


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What: empty X2000 express train
Where: Malmo, Sweden
When: Jan 1, 2011
Who: Driver
Why: The driver of an empty express train ran into a cement barrier in Malmo, sustaining injuries and damaging the train. The 2nd carriage struck electrical wires when it was shoved atop the engine. The building had to be evacuated. The driver was the only injury, and he was hospitalized.

The Malmo rail station is closed and the accident is under investigation.