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Derailment of freight train between Alby and Ovansjö

Date of occurrence: 2014-07-09

A freight train with two locomotives and 24 freight wagons derailed. A number of the wagons were damaged. The track was damaged over a distance of 300 meters and also the adjacent track was damaged. No persons were injured.

Jonas Bäckstrand
Investigator in charge
Rickard Ekström

Latest investigation updates

2016-01-13 SHK´s assessment of The Swedish Transport Agency´s response to SHK´s safety recommendations
2016-01-13 Response from The Swedish Transport Agency to SHK´s safety recommendationsNew Entry
2016-01-13 Summary and recommendations
2015-07-03 Final report
Final report RJ 2015:03 with summary in English

Investigation started
Fact-finding phase
Stakeholder meeting held
Analyzing phase
External consultation process closed
Final report published
Recommendation handling underway
Recommendation handling closed
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