The Hull Paragon Station head on train crash 14th February 1927

Archive British Pathe footage from the 14th February 1927. On the approach to Hull Paragon station, the incoming 08:22 from Withernsea to Hull collided head-on with the 09:05 from Hull to Scarborough. Twelve passengers were killed and 24 were seriously injured. This happened despite the tracks having the latest safety features available at the time.

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