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Miracle escape from speeding train caught on CCTV

Watch the nail-biting near miss in Brisbane.
Sep 18th 2013, 7:30 PM 10,526 17

FOOTAGE HAS BEEN released of a man who narrowly escaped death when he apparently failed to see an oncoming train.

The CCTV clip shows the 20-year-old waiting for one train to pass at a staion, then crossing the tracks apparently unaware of a second train hurtling towards him in the other direction:

Source: Queensland Rail

The clip was uploaded by Queensland Rail following a court case over the near-miss at Cannon Hill station in Brisbane.

The man was fined AUD$2,200 (€1,500) for pushing through the pedestrian barriers, according to 9News. He was not seriously injured.

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