| Oct 28, 2009
| 5:11 PM
LOS ANGELES -- High winds across Southern California forced a commuter train line to shut down and knocked a tree onto a car, but no serious injuries are reported.
Wind flipped a canopy out of a yard and onto power lines Wednesday near the Gold Line...
| Oct 30, 2009
| 7:48 PM
A Norfolk-Southern train derailed in Lancaster County around 1:00 p.m. Friday, forcing Amtrak to suspend service in Central PA for the time being. The train derailed just west of the Lancaster train station on McGovern Street.
Amtrak Service between...
| Nov 3, 2009
Several cars from a train carrying limestone have jumped the track in Downtown Davis.
Two cars from the train are slanted at a 45-degree angle behind a shopping complex located alongside 6th and G Streets in Davis.
Doug Walter, membership of the...
| Nov 4, 2009
New surveillance video first broadcast by FOX40 News Wednesday morning shows what happened around 6pm Tuesday when a freight train carrying agricultural lime went off the tracks.
The train spilled approximately 50 pounds of lime, a non-hazardous...
| Nov 9, 2009
| 12:30 PM
LOS ANGELES -- A Union Pacific freight train that derailed near Union Station disrupting commuter rail traffic has been cleared and there were no injuries or hazardous spills.
Metrolink spokesman Francisco Oaxaca says three empty Union Pacific cars...
| Nov 10, 2009
A freight train derailment is creating issues for passengers travelling along Amtrak's Capitol Corridor in the Bay Area and some valley cities.
Passengers between Stockton and Martinez are being shuttled by bus between destinations after cars from a...
| Nov 17, 2009
Link Light Rail service is now back to normal after a train that derailed was cleared from the tracks.
A Sound Transit spokesman says the train was empty Monday afternoon when it left the tracks to the maintenance yard in Sodo, damaging the train, a...
| Nov 23, 2009
Authorities say the Rev. Fanley Thomas and his wife, Florence, of Mamou, were killed when their car was hit by a train near St. James Baptist Church, where Fanley Thomas served as pastor.
The St. Landry Parish Sheriff's Office received a call shortly...
| Nov 23, 2009
About 29 Union Pacific freight train cars derailed at the intersection of Main and Hiram Clark Monday. The 116-car train was on its way from Northeast Houston to San Antonio when the derailment happened about 11:20 a.m. No one was hurt, but cleanup...
| Nov 23, 2009
HOUSTON (AP) - More than a dozen cars derailed in a freight train accident in southwest Houston.
No injuries were immediately reported in the derailment late Monday morning.
A Union Pacific spokeswoman did not immediately return a call from The...
| Nov 27, 2009
Russian law enforcement agencies say around 22 people have been confirmed dead and over 130 injured following a train derailment between Russia's two main cities.
It's unclear which way the train was going or what specifically caused the derailment. Four...