July 31, 1967 – United Kingdom – Thirsk rail crash (1967), an express train from King's Cross to Edinburgh collides at speed with the wreckage of a derailed freight train. 17 July 1937 – An express train from Calcutta (now Kolkata) plunged down an embankment near Bihta station, about 24 km (15 mi) from Patna, killing at least 119 and injuring 180. The following is an incomplete chronological List of Indian rail accidents. India’s deadliest rail accidents were the Bihar train disaster (500–800 killed), the Firozabad rail disaster (358 killed), the Gaisal train disaster (285 killed) and the Khanna rail disaster (212 killed). 28 June 1939 – A train accident[specify] resulted in 10 killed and 21 injured. List of railway accidents and incidents in India. 1940s HUBBALI: Countrymen are in shock after Amritsar train tragedy. The first accident took place near the town of Etawah, about 170 miles (270 kilometers) southwest of Lucknow, the capital of Uttar Pradesh state, when the Lichchavi Express entering the station rammed into the stationery Magadh Express train stopped there. 12 April 1950 – The Kumaon Express derailed and crashed into a river, killing 50 people. The Bangalore-bound Deccan Express from Poona and the Birur–Hubli passenger train collided at Yalvigi station on the Harihar-Hubli section of the Southern Railway, ... A train accident [specify] in … After the accident, barrier-dependent train signalling was introduced on the DR network. India Rail Info is a Busy Junction for Travellers & Rail Enthusiasts. Shortest Rail Distance: 46 km. 28 June 1939 – A train accident [specify] resulted in 10 killed and 21 injured. 1 SuperFast Trains. 8 Long-Distance Trains.
8 Daily Trains. Ten … Seven killed and 45 injured, 15 seriously. 2 Mail/Express Trains. 5 Passenger Trains. It also hosts a Centralized Database of Indian Railways Trains & Stations, and provides crowd-sourced IRCTC Train Enquiry Services.