This site uses cookies to improve your experience and the quality of our services. By using this site you agree to its use of cookies. More information Hide

Great Heck rail crash

Need a hotel nearby?

Sponsored links

Routes nearby

Places of Interest nearby

Matched content

Hotels nearby

Restaurants nearby

Sponsored links

🔎
Event
Location type: Event
Location address: United Kingdom, Selby
Number of texts: 1
3 stars
Made by wikipedia.org | Reference Thryduulf | © CC 3.0
Made by wikipedia.org | Reference Wikipedia.org | © CC 3.0

The Great Heck rail crash, widely known as the Selby rail crash, was a high-speed train accident that occurred at Great Heck near Selby, North Yorkshire, England on the morning of 28 February 2001. Ten people died, including the drivers of both trains involved, and 82 people suffered serious injuries. It remains the worst rail disaster in the 21st century in the United Kingdom.

Classify this POI
Link to route

More information

Comments

Add comment