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DMU Accident


Near Paisley - 26/9/85

Damaged cab

The 12:30 Girvan - Glasgow Central 3-car set passed the Elderslie starting signal at danger and hit an iron-ore train standing at the next signal. The driver saw the stationery train about 200m away while travelling at approximately 45-50mph, an emergency brake application brought the set down to approx 20mph on impact. 39 passengers, the guard and driver were treated in hospital.

These five shots show Sc52027. John Reddyhoff.

Iron ore collision Paisley incident CLass 107 crash Interior after collision

Near Paisley
26/9/85


Collision
Involving Class 107 / Freight
Vehicles included: 52027

Information from Mad Mac and John Reddyhoff


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