Several hours after a track relay train machine (TRT) failure affected train services in the MMR area, and one person was killed in a related accident, train services in the Ambernath- section Badlapur were re-established at around 9.40 a.m.
A worker was crushed to death and two others injured after being trapped in the TRT machine during maintenance work near Kalyan. The injured workers were taken to Kalyan Railway Hospital.
The incident took place in the early hours of Wednesday, prompting central railways to divert long-distance trains and suspend up and down traffic between Ambernath and Badlapur. The accident caused the failure of the TRT machine.
More details awaited.