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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.

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General details
Date: 25 September 2006 Investigation status: Completed 
Time: 1003 EST  
Location:Inverleigh Investigation type: Occurrence Investigation 
State: Victoria Occurrence type: Safe Working Irregularity/Breach 
Release date: 26 March 2007  
Report status: Final Occurrence category: Incident 
 Highest injury level: None 
Train details
Train registration: Train 6PM9 
Type of operation: Freight Train 
Damage to train: Minor 
Departure point:Perth, WA
Destination:Melbourne, Vic
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