Local residents: 'It was lucky no one was injured'
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Runaway train rolls onto road in Australia

A freight train has careered off the tracks near a busy road, narrowly missing drivers in the Australian state of New South Wales.

The runaway train was carrying wheat along a line that had not been used for many years in Narrandera, according to local reports.

Local residents who witnessed the accident said it was lucky no one was injured.

  • 03 Mar 2011