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Bridge Failure Database

Cahir Bridge, County Tipperary

Year 2003
Type Rail
Country Ireland
Cause Impact
Details Structural collapse of the viaduct caused by the progressive derailment of the train.
Fatalities 0
Injuries 0
Collapse complete
Phase in service
Period 1991-2009
Continent Europe
Reference http://www.clonmel.ie/modules/news.asp?id=477

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