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 Post subject: Storm problems
PostPosted: Wed Jan 03, 2018 2:11 pm 
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Klosters to Davos shut due to high winds, elsewhere, an MOB unit has been partially blown over.

Several other lines have problems, mostly in a line south from Basel and west thereof.

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 Post subject: Re: Storm problems
PostPosted: Thu Jan 04, 2018 2:48 am 
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more problems today, Disentis to Andermatt shut due to heavy snow, no replacement bus service (not surprising)
various other lines shut due to high wind, derailment, snow etc


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 Post subject: Re: Storm problems
PostPosted: Thu Jan 04, 2018 3:34 am 
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Yes the driving trailer was blown over at Lenk, no reports of injuries I've seen thankfully.

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 Post subject: Re: Storm problems
PostPosted: Thu Jan 04, 2018 4:29 am 
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Hi Paul, Glenn,
The BBC is now reporting, amongst other sources, that eight people were injured.
Blick suggests that there were a total of 22 passengers.
Picture and then actual video of derailment linked by second contributor on this thread:-
https://schienenweg.at/index.php?thread ... verletzte/
Dai

Later addition:-
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=cuUR2ykglvM


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 Post subject: Re: Storm problems
PostPosted: Thu Jan 04, 2018 11:02 am 
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ongoing problems today, even the toboggan run from Preda is closed (due to too much snow)
quite a few lines closed (also cable cars and even bus routes)


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 Post subject: Re: Storm problems
PostPosted: Thu Jan 04, 2018 1:06 pm 
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That's a real bummer; first there wasn't enough snow and now they get buried in the stuff. :-s :-s

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