Rio Tinto train hits stolen car

RIO Tinto’s rail operations in Tom Price were disrupted last month when a manned train hit a stolen ute left abandoned on the track.

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The offending vehicle

According to Tom Price police, the car had been stolen from the Windawarri Lodge the night before.

Rio Tinto confirmed a minor incident had taken place, which impacted on its train schedule.