Railway safety reports
A Toyota car collided with the passenger train Tallinn – Narva No 0222 at Sompa level crossing on 12th of March 2017 at 17.29. The level crossing was regulated with automatic traffic signalling lights. Before the collision the Toyota car passed multiple other cars which were waiting for an inbound train. Both persons in the Toyota car died on scene. ESIB started an investigation of this accident.
Collision between passenger train no 290, route Tallinn – Tartu – Valga and truck MAN took place on the Raasiku level crossing located on station premise and equipped with automatic setting on the 16th of April , 2014 at 15.19 p.m. There were two casualties, the truck driver and one passenger. The injured persons were taken to hospitals by ambulance.
Damage was caused to the track, rolling stock and railway infrastructure. Accident is investigated by ESIB.