Rail services return to normal, railway line cleared after Werris Creek derailment

Andrew Messenger
By Andrew Messenger
Updated January 7 2022 - 4:32am, first published 4:00am
HALTED: Rail services to Newcastle have resumed after they were stopped by a derailed train, after an accident on Thursday morning which injured two people. Photo: Gareth Gardner

The railway line to Newcastle has been reopened, after a derailed train was cleared from the line near Werris Creek this morning.


Andrew Messenger

Andrew Messenger

Northern Daily Leader journalist

Politics, environment and energy journalist at the Northern Daily Leader. I also write about health, bushfires and occasionally music. I'm a Brisbane boy by way of Charleville and Hobart who now lives in in beautiful New England. Get me at andrew.messenger@austcommunitymedia.com.au

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