Vision taken from the driver’s cab of a V/Line train show a rail trespasser jumping for his life, as a high-speed train approaches on the Ballarat line near Melbourne.
The motorcyclist’s motorcycle got stuck on the tracks and time was of the essence as a high speed train approached. Time ran out…and the man was forced to jump for his life!
A trail bike rider has come within inches of being killed by a high-speed train in the Australian state of Victoria.
The collision is one of nearly 300 near hits on the V/Line network in the past year that have forced drivers to take evasive action such as sounding the whistle or applying emergency brakes when sighting people on or near the tracks.