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Synonyms for derail

Synonyms for derail

cause to run off the tracks

run off or leave the rails


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The bogies derailed when the train was crossing that bridge, which suspended rail traffic on the Up track.
The incident took place a day after the engine of a 13-wagon goods train derailed near Chidambaram in Tamil Nadu's Cuddalore district.
The cause of the derailment was not immediately clear and remains unknown, however the images from the scene showed the carriages that were derailed were in the center of the train, according to (https://www.
The train was traveling southbound from Seattle when it derailed.
It pertinent to mention here that on 7 December the engine of Peshawar-bound Khushal Khan Khattak Express derailed near Attock City Railway Station, while no passenger was injured.
Nine coaches of the Secunderabad Junction-Mumbai Lokmanya Tilak Terminus Duronto Express derailed near Karnataka's Kalburgi town on September 12, 2015, resulting in two deaths and seven injuries.
When we came out of the train, we saw a few coaches had derailed," he said.
30pm to reports that a small train had derailed at the Pembrey Country Park, Carmarthenshire.
Three of the train's carriages derailed and one flipped over, said the TRA, which noted that an emergency response center for the accident has been set up, Focus Taiwan News Channel reported.
The Amtrak train, which carried 131 passengers and 14 crew members, was heading for Chicago from Los Angeles when it derailed early Monday near Cimarron, some 160 miles (257 km) west of Wichita, the largest city in Kansas.
ALMA, Wisconsin, Muharram 27, 1437, November 09, 2015, SPA -- For the second day in a row, a freight train has derailed in the Midwestern state of Wisconsin, AP reported.
5 (BNA): At least 20 people died after two trains derailed when monsoon rains flooded the railway tracks, according to an Indian official.
In just the first few months of 2015 five trains carrying crude oil derailed in North America.
to New York City was derailed near Philadelphia on Tuesday night, several people were injured, including 6 who were seriously hurt, as seven cars of the train were derailed, Nutter said.
OAKRIDGE - A Union Pacific freight train derailed Monday morning, sending five railcars off the tracks near Oakridge.