Railcolor.net Loks-aus-Kiel.de Webshop
Lok-Datenbank.de
Facebook Twitter Flickr LinkedIn RSS-Feed
de en

2015-08-19 - [ZA] AFRO 4000 heavily damaged following derailment [updated]

Home News Archive 2015-08-19 - [ZA] AFRO 4000 heavily damaged following derailment [updated]

In South Africa, one of PRASA's brand new AFRO 4000 locomotives derailed together with a part of its train in the early morning of August 19. Fortunately, there were no casualties, but the locomotive has suffered heavy damage and a large number of people was injured. Images of the derailed locomotive can be found here: link.


Update: According to this image report (link) on the Friends of the Rail Forum, the loco in question was AFRO4010.


(Jararandafm.com / Malcolm Wilton-Jones)


Related news

2019-03-19 - [FI] VR orders Stadler dual-engine diesels
2019-01-01 - [UK] Rail Operations Group in talks with Beacon Rail and Stadler over UK DUALs
2018-12-24 - [FR] EURO DUAL dynamic testing in France continues
2018-09-26 - [UK] DRS 68030 receives TPE livery
2018-09-24 - [ES/CH] Stadler Rail Valencia to produce EURO DUALs for ELP