Train collision in Öjebyn, Piteå

Date of occurrence: 2016-09-21

A freight train operated by Green Cargo got permission to pass a stop signal. Another freight train operated by Green Cargo was travelling on the same track in the oncoming direction. The two trains collided with each other. No people were injured physically.

Jonas Bäckstrand
Investigator in charge
Eva-Lotta Högberg

Latest investigation updates

2017-09-06 Final report
Final report RJ 2017:03 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