| Mar 15, 2013
A Waubay man was killed Wednesday afternoon after his vehicle slid on ice into the path of a train.
Jason Lee Campbell, 38, was driving northbound in a 2006 GMC Denali on Third Street. He approached the railroad crossing north of West Yellowstone Trail...
| Mar 7, 2013
| 5:43 PM
A pedestrian was hit by a train tonight, causing BNSF Metra trains to be delayed for hours.
The pedestrian was hit by the train near Cass Avenue in Westmont, said Tom Miller, a Metra spokesman. He did not know the condition of the pedestrian.
| Jan 28, 2013
| 4:19 AM
SOUTH BEND – People trying to ride the South Shore Railroad Monday morning were forced to find another ride.
That’s because a South Shore train derailed in Michigan City.
That derailment suspended all South Shore service between South Bend...
| Jan 28, 2013
| 7:05 AM
Trains are running again on the South Shore Line after a derailment in Michigan City fouled up most of the morning commute.
The Northern Indiana Commuter Transportation District said it expected normal westbound service to resume with the No. 14 train...
| Jun 7, 2013
| 7:00 PM
A CSX train carrying trash from upstate New York derailed Friday evening in Lansdowne, Baltimore County officials said. No injuries were reported, and police said the train was not carrying hazardous materials.
"No injuries, no fire, no hazmat," said...
| Jun 10, 2013
Among the 81 calls for medical and fire-rescue service the Arbutus Volunteer Fire Department received during the period June 2-9 were the following:
Hammonds Ferry Road at Railway Avenue, 7:58 p.m. June 7. Crews from the Lansdowne, Arbutus, English...
| Jun 2, 2013
| 8:01 PM
Texting while driving is dangerous, especially if you are driving a train. A commuter train engineer was texting on Sept. 12, 2008, near Los Angeles, when he missed a stop signal and crashed into a freight train. Twenty-five people died.
| Jun 3, 2013
| 5:27 PM
John Alban Jr., the driver seriously injured after his truck collided with a freight train in Rosedale last week — triggering an explosion felt around the region — was discharged from the hospital.
Maryland Shock Trauma Center spokeswoman...
| Jun 5, 2013
| 3:43 PM
The National Transportation Safety Board expects to conclude by week's end its on-scene investigation of the railroad crossing derailment and explosion in Rosedale.
The agency, which has been gathering evidence and interviewing witnesses since the May 28...
| May 28, 2013
| 7:43 PM
A freight train smacked into a truck carrying garbage and careened off the tracks in Rosedale Tuesday afternoon, triggering an explosion felt throughout the region and sending up a plume of black smoke visible for miles.
Authorities identified the driver...
| May 28, 2013
| 2:33 PM
A small group of people stood off to the side of a road near Baltimore on Tuesday afternoon, staring at a column of flames from a derailed frieght train in the distance.
"How far -- how far away you think we are?" a man asked.
Before anyone could...