Train crashes into car at level crossing in Frating, Essex

Train crashes into car at level crossing in Frating, Essex

12/7/2021 12:11:00 PM

Train crashes into car at level crossing in Frating, Essex

Services from around Clacton-on-Sea and Colchester into London have been affected.

Image caption,A train crashed into a car in Frating, about eight miles from ColchesterA train has crashed into a car at a level crossing in Essex.The crash occurred at about 07:20 GMT at a crossing in Frating, near Colchester.Essex Fire and Rescue Service said it thought the car "ended up on the level crossing after skidding on some ice" but "thankfully there are no casualties".

Such Unluckly Moment Has Never Been Seen! The Scariest Sports Accidents

Train services to and from London from Clacton-on Sea have been affected, and a rail replacement service is in place.Image source,Essex Fire and Rescue ServiceImage caption,The car was propelled on to the track after skidding on ice, the fire service said

Fire commander Dave Bond said the driver of the car was unable to move the vehicle once it was on the tracks, "before the next train came through the crossing"."Thankfully the driver escaped from her car before the train arrived, and although the train struck the car, there are no injuries to the vehicle driver, the train driver or any passengers," he said. headtopics.com

Greater Anglia said all services from Clacton-on-Sea to London Liverpool Street had been delayed in both directions, and trains between Colchester and Clacton and Walton were also affected.

Read more: BBC News (UK) »

Nobody warned me drinks event was against rules - Boris Johnson

Dominic Cummings - who claims PM lied about lockdown parties - is set to speak to Sue Gray's inquiry.

Funny looking train!!

Australia news live updates: teachers, train and bus drivers go on strike in NSWFollow all the day’s developments

Teenager shows off impressive talent for imitating train announcementsA teenager has a talent for imitating famous voiceovers - including tube announcements and the Jet2 advert.Tommy Sargent shocked friends when he first showed them his impressions of the London Underground voiceovers.The Cardiff journalism student found he could perfectly replicate all the station announcers for trains and tubes around the UK - which even includes speaking in Welsh for a Transport for Wales announcement.After branching out to other impressions too - one of his most popular being of a Jet2 advert - he has to convince people he’s not the real deal.Sign up to our free newsletters by clicking here I just wanna say a big thank you to Dennismayson9 I was nobody until a friend of mine introduced me into investing with you, Since then it's been nothing but financial 💰 Success for me. I will invite my friends and family into your company Dennismayson9 you are the best💯🤞

Three people in hospital after multi-car crash in the HighlandsThe crash happened on the A9 at Cuach, north of Dalwhinnie, on Friday evening. Om, omicron, ement alis

Italian figure-skating star, 18, is killed in horror car crashElly Mattiuzzo, 18 (pictured) was driving the Sottomontana road in San Marino with her boyfriend, also 18, when the car drifted into the opposite lane and was hit by oncoming traffic.

Ariana Grande Just Switched Up Her Signature Winged Eyeliner For A New LookAriana Grande Switches Up Signature Winged Eyeliner For A New Look

Ariana Grande just switched up her signature winged eyeliner for a new lookShe levelled up her eyeliner game