Australia freight train control of unmanned 90 km for nearly an hour after the derailment
Australia a freight train on the morning of 5 out of control, state and more than 90 kilometers on unmanned, after artificial derailment finally stopped, but fortunately no casualties.
The train belongs to the world's biggest mineral company, the Australian mining giant BHP Billiton, 4 268 locomotive and carriages, the loading of large amounts of iron ore, traveling along the line of Mount Newman company private line 426 km long, the car is only one driver. According to the company statement, at 4:40 in the morning, up to 211 kilometers, the driver to stop, go check the car, but the train suddenly started, with the highest speed close to 110 km speed over 90 km.
The company along the adjust track, causing the train for nearly an hour after the derailment, destroying about 1500 meters of railway line. "Aerial photographs of the West Australian" provided by the car knocked crooked, part car was almost buried ore. Australian Transport Safety Bureau at the moment is still investigating the matter.