Mission Impossible 7: Video shows train falling off Derbyshire’s Darlton Quarry as filming takes place for Tom Cruise blockbuster

Video has emerged on social media showing a train falling over the edge of the former Darlton Quarry in Stoney Middleton – as part of filming for the upcoming Mission Impossible 7 blockbuster.

Saturday, 21st August 2021, 9:34 am
Rob Wakeling took this picture of the locomotive before filming took place.

Take a look at the fantastic footage in the below tweet...

The locomotive crashed in to a water-filled tank on part of the quarry floor.

Hollywood star Tom Cruise, who plays action man Ethan Hunt in Mission Impossible, was nearby as the dramatic stunt happened.

The film is expected to be released next year.

Support your Derbyshire Times by becoming a digital subscriber. You will see 70 per cent fewer ads on stories, meaning faster load times and an overall enhanced user experience. Visit www.derbyshiretimes.co.uk/subscriptions