A possible trainaccident was averted after the loco pilot of a goods train spotted a fracture on the upline near Vaniyambadi railway station in Tamil Nadu in the early hours of Thursday.
Southern Railway officials said the rail fracture measuring around 1 foot was found before the first signal (starter signal) at the Vaniyambadi railway station.
The loco pilot of a goods train, who spotted the fracture, brought the train to a halt. On being informed, officials detained several Chennai-bound trains in various places. Read More…
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