At around 06:11 hrs on 26 September 2019, an explosion occurred in an electrical equipment cupboard located in a coach vestibule as the empty train departed from Central Rivers depot.
The explosion resulted in damage to the train interior, which was not discovered until the driver moved through the train to change ends at Birmingham New Street.
The RAIB has already completed a preliminary examination. The RAIB has assessed the evidence and has decided to produce a safety digest.
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