An Australian man cheated death after he almost got run over by a train at Cannon Hill station in Brisbane. CCTV footage released by Queensland Rail shows that the 20-year-old waited for one train to pass, but got clipped by the oncoming express train from the other direction. He was taken to hospital but escaped serious injury.
The cutest little train greeter you’ll see today.
Odakyu Electric train was struck by lightning while it was passing through the iron railway bridge on the Tama River in Noborito, just outside of Tokyo, Japan. No one was injured. The train stopped for 30 minutes and then slowly proceeded to the Izumi-Tamagawa Station where it was taken out of service.
At least two employees of the Russian postal service were filmed throwing parcels off a train at the main terminal in Novsibirsk. I guess they are trying to give that Chinese air-freight guy a run for his money. Investigation is already under way.
A steam train locomotive derailed in Leicestershire on Saturday and the whole thing was caught on video:
This is probably the luckiest girl in Brazil and one of the closest calls ever caught on camera! She was almost hit by a train after jumping on the tracks of Corinthians-Itaquera subway station in the East Zone of São Paulo on Tuesday, March 26, trying to pick up her cell phone. Even though she came within inches of dying, the girl escaped from the incident uninjured thanks to a security officer that came to her rescue.
Geoffrey Granz Mookie aka MC Mooks drumming and freestyling on the Caboolture train in Australia, proving that he’s the real deal to everyone that had doubts after seeing the video of his first performance.
A train operated by Brazilian railroad company Ferrovia Centro-Atlantica derailed somewhere in the state of São Paulo (Cruzeiro?). The cleanup crew tried to remove derailed train-cars with another locomotive and a cable, but failed miserably.
An adorable little girl named Madeline got to ride a train on her third birthday. You need to watch this because her happiness is simply contagious!
The Norwegian Broadcasting Corporation filmed four seasons of travel on Norway’s northenmost railway that links Trondheim to Bodø and edited them into one short, mesmerizing video.