The Ufton Nervet rail crash was a collision between a train and car near Ufton Nervet, Berkshire, England, in 2004. Seven people, including the drivers of the train and the car, were killed.
On 6 November 2004 at 18:12 GMT, the 17:35 service from London Paddington to Plymouth, an InterCity 125 led by a Class 43 power car collided with a stationary car at an automatic level crossing close to the rural West Berkshire village of Ufton Nervet. The inquest concluded that the crash was caused by Brian Drysdale, a chef at Wokefield Park Hotel 3 miles away, committing suicide by parking his car on the crossing.
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