At about 1005 on Monday 25 September 2006 a Melbourne bound freight train, 6PM9, travelling from Perth to Melbourne, collided with a track mounted excavator conducting track-work near Inverleigh, Victoria. There were no injuries and only minor damage to both the train and the excavator as a result of the collision.
|Date:||25 September 2006||Investigation status:||Completed|
|Release date:||26 March 2007||Occurrence category:||Incident|
|Report status:||Final||Highest injury level:||None|
|Train registration||Train 6PM9|
|Type of operation||Freight Train|
|Damage to train||Minor|
|Departure point||Perth, WA|