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  • Photo purports to show actor Greg Plitt before he was killed by train

    Photo purports to show actor Greg Plitt before he was killed by train
    A photo has emerged that purports to show fitness model and actor Greg Plitt moments before he was killed by a Metrolink train while filming in Burbank. The image obtained by KTLA is said to show Plitt, 37, of Los Angeles standing near the tracks before...
  • Man fatally struck by train identified as actor, fitness model Greg Plitt

    Man fatally struck by train identified as actor, fitness model Greg Plitt
    A man who died after being struck by a Metrolink train in Burbank Saturday afternoon was identified by the Los Angeles County Department of Coroner early Sunday as George Gregory “Greg” Plitt Jr., KTLA reports. The 37-year-old actor and...
  • Actor Greg Plitt was filming when hit, killed by Metrolink train

    Actor Greg Plitt was filming when hit, killed by Metrolink train
    Filming was underway when actor and model George Gregory Plitt Jr. was fatally struck Saturday afternoon by a Metrolink train, according to Burbank police. Police have ruled out suicide as a cause of the crash, which occurred just after 4 p.m. on...
  • Fitness model from Maryland struck and killed by train

    Fitness model from Maryland struck and killed by train
    BURBANK, Calif. (AP) — Authorities say a Maryland native and fitness model featured on the cover of numerous magazines was killed after he was struck by a train in Southern California. Burbank Police Sgt. Scott Meadows says George Plitt Jr. and...
  • 818 Roundup: Burbank filmmakers in the running for Super Bowl commercial; Glendale councilwoman marches in Paris

    818 Roundup: Burbank filmmakers in the running for Super Bowl commercial; Glendale councilwoman marches in Paris
    Good morning, 818! We hope you had a great weekend. Today is Monday, Jan. 19, 2015 -- Martin Luther King, Jr. Day. Temperatures for today are expected to reach a high of 74 degrees and a low of 48 degrees with partly cloudy skies in the evening, according...
  • As high-speed rail gains momentum, U.S. can look to Europe's example

    As high-speed rail gains momentum, U.S. can look to Europe's example
    Most of the debate over the building of the nation's first bullet train, in California, has focused on the economics of such a monumental undertaking and its projected $68-billion first-phase price tag. Largely ignored amid the excitement over the...
  • Metrolink train derails at Union Station; no injuries, delays expected

    Metrolink train derails at Union Station; no injuries, delays expected
    A Metrolink train en route to Union Station in downtown Los Angeles derailed Tuesday evening, causing several commuter lines to be delayed, officials said. No injuries were reported and about 100 passengers were evacuated from the train. The Ventura...
  • A Metro man from a transit family wants the lines to keep growing

    A Metro man from a transit family wants the lines to keep growing
    Arthur F. Leahy, a Navy sailor, came home to Los Angeles after World War II and settled back into his job as a streetcar operator for the L.A. Railway. He was assigned to Division 3 in Cypress Park, where the "Yellow Car" operators included women who'd...
  • Video shows fitness model was clipped from behind by train in deadly accident

    Video shows fitness model was clipped from behind by train in deadly accident
    Video footage that captured the moments before Greg Plitt’s death shows the fitness model running southbound in between two sets of train tracks in Burbank before getting clipped from behind by an oncoming train, police said. The Division of...
  • Little-known agency keeps commuter rail network on track

    Little-known agency keeps commuter rail network on track
    The 351-mile rail corridor that runs along the coast between San Diego, Los Angeles and San Luis Obispo is the second-busiest intercity route in the nation. Its annual passenger load of 7.4 million is surpassed only by that of the northeast corridor...
  • Wheels turning on bus service

    Wheels turning on bus service
    Bob Hope Airport officials are moving forward with efforts to implement “high priority” projects to improve ground transportation serving the airfield, including proposed new bus service connecting the cities of Burbank, Glendale and Pasadena....