Rail RO-2019-106

The approach to Rolleston Station from the West
The approach to Rolleston Station from the West
Passenger train, Safe Working Irregularity, Rolleston, 3 September 2019
Status: Current
Occurrence Date: 
3 September 2019
At Rolleston station, a passenger train was incorrectly routed onto the west main line and stopped not alongside the platform. Disembarking passengers were escorted across the east main line to the platform. Train control was unware of this passenger transit. [As initially reported, subject to change, not official findings]
Location: 
Rolleston (-43.5885,172.3836) [may be approximate]