Nuneaton Train Crash 1975

 

The Nuneaton rail crash was a train crash which occurred on 6 June 1975, on the West Coast Main Line just south of Nuneaton railway station in Warwickshire, England.

It happened when the 23:30 sleeper from London Euston to Glasgow was derailed after entering a temporary speed restriction at too high a speed. Six people (four passengers and two staff) died and 38 were injured.

Train Crash at Nuneaton 6 June 1975

Train Crash at Nuneaton 6 June 1975

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