POLICE & PARTNER AGENCIES
The delayed 1025 hours Aberystwyth to Birmingham train of an engine (driver only) and 8 carriages (with up to 200 passengers) collided with a stationary car on the rails adjacent to A5 Shrewsbury (What 3 words - proclaims.zipped.blur) derailing it and a Birmingham bound freight train (with driver and mate only) carrying a load of quicklime subsequently ran into the wreckage. 20 Ambulances and staff from 5 counties have been sent to the scene to assist.
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01952 214759, 01952 214742, 01952 214632 (internal 771 2159, 771 2142, 771 2232)