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At approximately 0935 on 16 November 2007 a small passenger van drove into the path of a Patrick Portlink freight train (6117) at the Moloney Road passive level crossing (Figure 1) near Virginia in SA. As a result of the collision, the two occupants in the van were fatally injured. The locomotive crew were shaken but not hurt. The train sustained minor damage but the van was destroyed.

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General details
Date: 16 November 2007 Investigation status: Completed 
Time: CST  
Location:Virginia Investigation type: Occurrence Investigation 
State: South Australia Occurrence type: Level Crossing 
Release date: 14 July 2008  
Report status: Final Occurrence category: Accident 
 Highest injury level: Fatal 
Train details
Train registration: Train 6117 
Type of operation: Freight Train 
Damage to train: Minor 
Departure point:Adelaide, SA
Fatal: 0022

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