Tube Derailment in London If you or someone you know has been affected 05.07.2007 The incident happened on the Central line westbound between Mile End and Bethnal Green stations in east London just after 9am. Six carriages came off the track but the train remained in an upright position. 700 people were taken off the derailed train. Twenty people were injured, five of whom were taken to hospital suffering from minor injuries, including panic attacks and an ankle injury. The Rail Accident Investigation Branch will now be investigating the cause of the accident and are looking at the possibility of an obstruction on the line. An initial report has suggested the derailment was caused by a loose "bale of material" inside the tunnel. The Tube maintenance firm has ordered an immediate review of storage sites used by staff and contractors to be completed before the start of service Friday morning. ail investigators were looking at the possibility of an obstruction on the line. by the crash please fill in our online claims form for free advice from one of our expert lawyers. Press contact James Clarke Press Officer +44 (0)161 838 3169 Email James Related articles 19.06.2018The New Tax Evasion Facilitation Offence 19.06.2018Legal Challenge To Inadequate Care ‘A Wake-Up Call To The NHS’ 18.06.2018Family Of Former College Cleaner Appealing To Ex-Colleagues For Help Following Cancer Death 18.06.2018Family Law Team Ranked Number One 18.06.2018London Drives UK Tourism But Other Regions Attracting Attention 18.06.2018Omnichannel And Experiential 'Key To Retail's Future Success'