| Nov 7, 2013
| 4:35 PM
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By Kristen Hays
HOUSTON, Nov 7 (Reuters) - BNSF Railway Co's North Dakota
Bakken crude shipments are rebounding due to lower U.S. crude...
| Nov 6, 2013
| 5:05 PM
The National Transportation Safety Board began investigative hearings Wednesday morning into two Metro-North railroad accidents.
On Friday May 17, during the height of the evening rush-hour commute, a Metro-North train derailed in Bridgeport before...
| Oct 24, 2013
| 1:09 PM
A train conductor was killed when several freight cars derailed on tracks near the SunRail station in Sanford on Thursday morning, authorities said.
The derailment happened on a track near SunRail construction off State Road 46, according to the Florida...
| Oct 22, 2013
| 5:29 AM
Metra trains were running on normal schedules this morning on the Milwaukee West Line, a day after a semi pulling a trailer of cars was struck by an inbound train at a crossing in Bartlett.
At least one train car was derailed, but the crossing was...
| Oct 21, 2013
| 6:19 AM
A truck cab crashed into a barrier on the Dan Ryan Expressway and struck a section of the newly minted third rail of the Red Line overnight, but the damage was repaired and trains were running this morning.
The accident happened in the southbound...
| Sep 9, 2013
| 5:41 PM
Angels Flight could be shut down for months while federal officials investigate why the funicular derailed last week, stranding six passengers.
The railway, billed as the shortest in the world at 298 feet, stopped Thursday when the car, called Sinai,...
| Oct 19, 2013
| 4:40 PM
Two maintenance workers were killed Saturday when they were hit by a BART train while conducting a track inspection, officials said.
“The BART police received a call...that two people had been struck and killed by a train on the track between...
| Oct 20, 2013
| 8:05 PM
Walnut Creek, Calif.--On Sunday evening, more than 100 Bay Area Rapid Transit employees gathered for a candlelight vigil to remember two workers who were struck and killed over the weekend by a commuter train while conducting a track inspection. ...
| Oct 19, 2013
| 8:51 PM
Two maintenance workers were struck and killed by a Bay Area Rapid Transit commuter train Saturday, two days into a labor strike that officials warned could cripple the area's transportation system starting Monday.
The workers were investigating a...
| Oct 20, 2013
| 6:13 PM
The investigation into the deaths of two maintenance workers who were struck and killed by a Bay Area Rapid Transit train during a routine track inspection could take a year or longer, a federal investigator told reporters Sunday.
“We will be...
| Oct 11, 2013
| 1:49 PM
Shawnee County authorities say a man who was hit by a train simply got back up and kept walking.
Sheriff Herman Jones says the conductor of a BNSF train saw the man walking on the tracks Thursday. He and tried to slow down and blew the horn but the...
| Sep 7, 2013
| 3:35 PM
A vehicle stuck on a train track in Ellicott City was struck by a train early Saturday, leaving a man injured, Howard County fire officials said.
The vehicle was stuck at a set of tracks at Old Frederick Road, near the Howard and Baltimore County...