|Not one, but two bridges closed!|
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This is also not an isolated incident of SE Queensland's rail network. The Rosewood Line had to be closed last month due to urgent structural checks by Ipswich City Council on Challinor Street Bridge. It was also reported recently in this Courier Mail article that many sets of track points, and over 100km of track are in a potentially dangerous state due to lack of maintenance. BrizCommuter is very concerned that in a supposedly developing country, we have crumbling "third-world" railway infrastructure.
QR, and Queensland politicians may want to read about what happens when railways are not properly maintained: