Hugstetten rail disaster

Local nameGedenkkreuz für das Eisenbahnunglück von 1882
LocationLandwasser, Freiburg im Breisgau, Germany

The Hugstetten rail disaster occurred on the railway line between Freiburg im Breisgau and Breisach am Rhein on 3 September 1882. With 64 people killed and some 230 seriously injured, it was the deadliest train accident in German history until the collision of two D-Trains in the Genthin rail disaster on 21 December 1939, which claimed 278 casualties.

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Address Elsässer Straße, 79110, Germany

Coordinates 48°1'55.763" N 7°48'18.134" E

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