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09-05-2005, 11:39 AM
This is a discussion thread for the following file:<br><br><b><a href=http://www.googleearthhacks.com/dlfile6516/Train-accident--Eschede-.htm>Train accident -Eschede-</a></b><br><br>On Wednesday, 3 June 1998, the ICE 884 &quot;William Conrad Roentgen&quot; was with approx. 200 km/h on the travel from Munich to Hamburg at height of the village Eschede.A defective wheel tire at a wheel of the third axle of the first car broke. During derailing the ICE 884 &quot;William Conrad Roentgen&quot; 101 humans died and 88 were heavyhurt.<br><br><img src=http://www.googleearthhacks.com/images/new/080505/925249trainwreck.jpg>