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LETTERS: Readers sound off on rail safety, carbon pollution fees, opinion page ... - Waco Tribune-Herald
waco | texas |
No accident is acceptable and every day freight railroads look to improve the safety of their operations. For crude oil trains, railroads have lowered speeds, increased track inspections beyond federal requirements, installed additional emergency ...[...]
Feb 28, 2015 11:57am | 7 views | source: Google / Waco Tribune-Herald

Texas releases details on crude shipments from Bakken region - The Bozeman Daily Chronicle
texas | 10 |
The Bozeman Daily ChronicleAUSTIN, Texas (AP) - As many as 10 trains weekly have been coming into Texas carrying a million gallons or more of Northern Plains crude, a fuel that's been involved in fiery derailments in the U.S. and Canada. Details on t[...]
Feb 27, 2015 11:36pm | 2 views | source: Yahoo

Train car design reduced impact in Southern California crash
texas | 6 |
LOS ANGELES (AP) - After a horrific crash a decade ago that killed 11 people and injured 180 more, Southern California's commuter train network began investing heavily in passenger cars designed to pr[...]
Feb 26, 2015 08:05am | 6 views | source: Yahoo

Proposed Tow Truck Ordinance Could Clear Accidents Faster - KEYE TV
austin | texas |
... In East Austin Crash Monday Morning · Infant Killed In Leander Fire; 3 Others Injured · 25 Car Pileup Shuts Down Part Of Interstate Near Amarillo · Man Accused Of Shocking Austin Officer With Taser · Texas Reconsiders [...]
Feb 26, 2015 00:31am | 21 views | source: Google / KEYE TV

In the news: Life-saving train design is rarely used
texas |
energy management Train design may have saved lives in crash[...]
Feb 25, 2015 6:44pm | 2 views | source: Yahoo

Lawyer: Trucker tried to drive off tracks, ran for his life - mySanAntonio
san antonio | texas |
A worker stands next to a railroad crossing sign and the wreckage of a truck that was struck by a Metrolink passenger train that then derailed Tuesday, Feb. 24, 2015, in Oxnard, Calif. Three cars of the Metrolink train tumbled onto their sides ...[...]
Feb 25, 2015 5:52pm | 31 views | source: Google / mySanAntonio.com

Train design that can save lives still rarely used; Southern California crash shows benefits
texas | -35 |
LOS ANGELES, Calif. - Nearly a decade ago, the U.S. secretary of transportation stood at the site of a horrendous commuter train crash near downtown Los Angeles and called for the adoption of a new train ...[...]
Feb 25, 2015 12:39pm | 6 views | source: Yahoo

Obama's Oil-by-Rail Boom - Wall Street Journal
carbon | texas |
Thanks to various competing news stories (a plane crash in San Francisco, the Trayvon Martin shooting trial), Americans did not dwell on a fiery oil-train accident in Canada that killed 47. For if there's one ... Kansas City Southern is building a ne[...]
Feb 25, 2015 05:43am | 9 views | source: Google / Wall Street Journal

Train car design reduced impact in Southern California crash
texas |
After a horrific crash a decade ago that killed 11 people and injured 180 more, Southern California's commuter train network began investing heavily in passenger cars designed to protect passengers from ...[...]
Feb 25, 2015 04:13am | 3 views | source: Yahoo


Dozen Injured in California Train Derailment - KCEN-TV
waco | texas |
The truck caught fire and three rail cars derailed and toppled over after the crash of Metrolink's Ventura County Line Train 102 shortly before 6 a.m. PT. Metrolink spokesman Scott Johnson told the Los Angeles Times that at least 30 people were injur[...]
Feb 24, 2015 4:29pm | 2 views | source: Google / KCEN-TV

Lawsuit against Union Pacific over deadly Texas collision dismissed
texas | -i-20 |
A Texas judge has dismissed a lawsuit against Union Pacific Corp brought in connection with a 2012 collision between a freight train and a parade float that killed four veterans in Texas. At least 14 people were also injured when the Union Pacific tr[...]
Feb 24, 2015 10:35am | 15 views | source: Yahoo

Family holds ceremony for local bus crash victim, still seeks answers
texas | I-20 |
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AMARILLO - Star-shaped balloons filled parts of the sky in northern Amarillo Saturday night to honor Byron Wilson, one of the ten victims who died when a prison bus skidded off an icy highway and into a passing train earlier this month. Now, Wilson's[...]
Feb 24, 2015 05:41am | 29 views | source: Yahoo

Canada: Oil train accident shows new safety rules inadequate - El Paso Inc.
el paso | texas |
FILE - In this Feb. 16, 2015, file photo, provided by the Transportation Safety Board of Canada, workers fight a fire after a crude oil train derailment south of south of Timmins, Ontario. The train derailment this month suggests new safety ...[...]
Feb 24, 2015 00:14am | 33 views | source: Google / El Paso Inc.

Missing Winter Haven woman's remains identified thanks to DNA testing
texas |
A Winter Haven woman missing since 1986 has been identified as the victim of a train accident through DNA testing. The Ledger reports that Cheryl Setzer left her three daughters and husband at their Winter Haven home. She was 41 when she disappeared.[...]
Feb 22, 2015 1:14pm | 14 views | source: Yahoo

DEP: Testing shows no oil so far in Kanawha River after tanker train crash - EagleFordTexas
texas | Bankt |
EagleFordTexas.comHowever, photographs taken Monday night and Tuesday morning show flames burning either on or near the bank of the Kanawha River about 50 feet downstream from the mouth of Armstrong Creek. When shown the photographs, DEP chief of hom[...]
Feb 20, 2015 6:34pm | 16 views | source: Yahoo

S.A. triathlete trains for a new life - KENS 5 TV
san antonio | texas |
A San Antonio triathlete, once believed to be paralyzed from the waist down, is beating the odds. KENS 5's Mat Garcia sat down with Monica Caban to talk about her road to recovery two years after the bike accident that changed her life. In October of[...]
Feb 20, 2015 12:16pm | 14 views | source: Google / KENS 5 TV

Victim from decades-old train crash IDed after daughters revived case
texas | 21- |
Almost 30 years ago, a woman was killed by a train in Winter Haven. Her death was ruled an accident, but authorities were unable to identify the 41-year-old victim - until now.[...]
Feb 20, 2015 10:30am | 11 views | source: Yahoo

East Texas soldier killed in training accident laid to rest - KLTV
texas | -35 |
KLTVStaff Sgt. Justin Holt died during a training accident at Fort Carson. Loved ones and complete strangers gathered in Red River County to honor his memory. &'He was a great person and he is definitely going to be missed by everyone&' says Joshua H[...]
Feb 19, 2015 00:31am | 15 views | source: Yahoo

East Texas soldier killed in training accident laid to rest
Justin | texas |
An East Texas Army veteran killed last week in a rollover accident was laid to rest Wednesday.[...]
Feb 18, 2015 5:06pm | 16 views | source: Yahoo

Texas prison bus hit guardrail laying in road before deadly crash: NTSB
texas | -35 |
By Jon Herskovitz AUSTIN, Texas (Reuters) - A Texas prison bus that crashed this month into a freight train, killing eight inmates and two guards, hit a damaged guardrail left on an icy highway from previous accidents before it skidded off the road, [...]
Feb 17, 2015 10:38am | 19 views | source: Yahoo

Pages past - Feb. 15 - Clovis News Journal
US 70 |
70
Clovis News Journal1965: A train and truck collided on U.S. 70-84 at the Texas-New Mexico line, sending the truck driver to the Clovis hospital with minor injuries. The truck was loaded with 23 tons of sacked fertilizer, much of which was scattered a[...]
Feb 15, 2015 01:13am | 32 views | source: Yahoo

Update: At least 10 killed in Texas when prison bus strikes train
texas | 10 |
PENWELL, Texas (AP) - A county sheriff says at least 10 people are dead after a bus carrying state prisoners skidded off an icy highway overpass in West Texas, slid down an embankment and collided with a train. Ector County Sheriff Mark Donaldson s[...]
Feb 14, 2015 11:12pm | 31 views | source: Yahoo

Official: At Least 16 Dead In Mexico Bus-Train Crash Near Texas Border - KRON 4
texas | -35 |
KRON 4MONTERREY, Mexico (AP) - A Mexican official says at least 16 people have died and 22 injured in a collision between a bus and a freight train in northern state of Nuevo Leon near the border with Texas. The official says Friday's accident occurr[...]
Feb 14, 2015 03:29am | 26 views | source: Yahoo

Icy roads blamed in deadly Texas prison bus crash
texas | -35 |
By Jon Herskovitz and Lisa Maria Garza AUSTIN, Texas (Reuters) - Icy roads were to blame for a crash that killed 10 people when a prison bus slid off a Texas highway overpass and slammed into a moving freight train, officials said on Thursday. Two co[...]
Feb 13, 2015 9:28pm | 17 views | source: Yahoo

8 prisoners, 2 prison guards killed in Texas bus crash - Wed, 14 Jan 2015 PST
texas | Highway |
ODESSA, Texas - A prison bus skidded off an icy Texas highway, slid down an embankment and collided with a passing freight train Wednesday, killing eight inmates and two corrections ...[...]
Feb 13, 2015 6:48pm | 14 views | source: Yahoo

10 killed in Texas prison bus crash
texas | I-20 |
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ODESSA, Texas -- A prison bus skidded off an icy Texas highway, slid down an embankment and collided with a passing freight train Wednesday, killing eight inmates and two corrections officers, including the bus driver, authorities said.[...]
Feb 13, 2015 5:53pm | 30 views | source: Yahoo

Older Texas Reports by Our Users

Stopped
Longview | Texas | Stopped.
Train stopped on track blocking the road.[...]
Feb 06, 2015 09:07am | By Just Joy | 38 views |


Question
QUESTION | Poteet | Texas |
There was a car/train accident in Pteet around 1968/1969 I believe that killed 3 women and a small girl in a station wagon. Does anyone know where I could find some information on that?[...]
Feb nuary 3rd 2015, 09:50pm, Sat January 3rd 2015, 09: ary 3rd 2015, 09:50pm E:y am | By Paige | 46 views |

Train derailment
Gainesville | Texas | Just South Of Broadway
a train derailment occurred around 10 PM today just south of Broadway Street.[...]
May 20, 2014 10:43pm | By Deesse | 578 views |

American Contractor DEAD..WOW
Texas City | Texas | Northwest Of Central Leipzig
Today at exactly 9:05am Am American citizen with Passport Number A01598227 Name Dapper Stephen died today after a fatal car accident which the driver also lost his life this is a great tragedy to his family and his firm all documents found in his bag[...]
Apr 02, 2014 04:44am | By CNN GERMANY | 150 views | 4

American Contractor DEAD..WOW
Lytle | Texas | Latitude: 51°25′56″n
Today at exactly 9:05am An American citizen with Passport Number A01598227 Name Dapper Stephen died today after a fatal car accident which the driver also lost his life this is a great tragedy to his family and his firm all documents found in his bag[...]
Apr 01, 2014 7:26pm | By CNN GERMANY | 250 views |

Possible jumper
Houston | Texas | Railroad Bridge Over Lake Houston
Train traffic over Lake Houston has been halted while search crews search for one of 3 juveniles who may have jumped or fallen off the railroad bridge crossing Lake Houston. Houston police and fire units as well as volunteer fire units are on scene. [...]
Oct 29, 2013 8:35pm | By Steve Harris | 45 views |

roll over
Tye | Texas | I-20
here 1 hour now. chopper just took off. pd should have closed rd at exit . where's the traffic cops ? need training in traffic management [...]
Oct 05, 2013 8:19pm | By button | 310 views |

Question
QUESTION | Texas | Texas |
I need to know about an accident involving a train and pickup or car in the late 1950's fatalities were involved. [...]
Oct gust 17th 2013, 02:54am, Sat August 17th 2013, 02: st 17th 2013, 02:54am E: 1am | By Jg | 86 views |

Question
QUESTION | Texas | Texas |
I need to know about an accident involving a train and pickup or car in the late 1950's fatalities were involved. [...]
Oct gust 17th 2013, 02:51am, Sat August 17th 2013, 02: st 17th 2013, 02:51am E: 1am | By Jg | 61 views |

Question
QUESTION | Plainview | Texas |
I'm trying to find out the name of the guy who got hit by train across from social bar in late 90's?[...]
Oct ly 2nd 2013, 04:10pm, Tue July 2nd 2013, 04:  2nd 2013, 04:10pm E:ndam | By marie | 58 views |

Question
QUESTION | Plainview | Texas |
I'm trying to find out the name of the guy who got hit by train across from social bar in late 90's?[...]
Oct ly 2nd 2013, 04:10pm, Tue July 2nd 2013, 04:  2nd 2013, 04:10pm E:ndam | By marie | 31 views |

Question
QUESTION | Plainview | Texas |
I'm trying to find out the name of the guy who got hit by train across from social bar in late 90's?[...]
Oct ly 2nd 2013, 04:01pm, Tue July 2nd 2013, 04:  2nd 2013, 04:01pm E:ndam | By marie | 29 views |

Question
QUESTION | Brazoria | Texas |
Man hit by train[...]
Oct ne 3rd 2013, 09:02pm, Mon June 3rd 2013, 09:  3rd 2013, 09:02pm E:rdam | By anonymous | 102 views |

Question
QUESTION | Angleton | Texas |
steve walder 1978 train wreck.why cant i find he was in a chevy nova. [...]
Oct bruary 9th 2013, 11:28pm, Sat February 9th 2013, 11: uary 9th 2013, 11:28pm E:ryam | By byron walder | 72 views |

Possible train wreck
Carrollton | Texas | Trinity Mills Road
There stuck on the tracks. Many people that are driving are turning around and going the wrong way. If there's no train accident there's going to be a car accident due to people turning around to incoming traffic. Something needs to be done.[...]
Oct nuary 16th 2013, 11:52am, Wed January 16th 2013, 11: ary 16th 2013, 11:52am E:y am | By K.brown631 | 153 views |

Question
QUESTION | Orange | Texas |
any inoromation on single car accident with train at railroad crossing in 2000-2003[...]
Oct nuary 9th 2013, 08:12am, Wed January 9th 2013, 08: ary 9th 2013, 08:12am E:y am | By jaden | 79 views |

Question
QUESTION | San Antonio | Texas |
Can anybody tell me the date and further information about a south side of San Antonio train wreck in the early 1940s? Specifically it was between a freight train and a switch engine that hit near Breckenridge HS (near St Marys, Presa St or Hackberr[...]
Oct vember 17th 2012, 11:37am, Sat November 17th 2012, 11: mber 17th 2012, 11:37am E:eram | By by G. Doebbler | 192 views | 1

Train vs f150
San Antonio | Texas | Around Mile Post 45 On Highway I35
We were driving down south I35 when we noticed the train an usual was heading north on the rail. When we noticed smoke was coming up from the train and there was a white f150 smashed being taken by the train. It was sideways in front of the train and[...]
Oct rch 23rd 2012, 05:28pm, Fri March 23rd 2012, 05: h 23rd 2012, 05:28pm E:23am | By SouthboundTrucker | 895 views |

Question
QUESTION | Murchison | Texas |
was there an train accident in the 1800's?[...]
Oct bruary 10th 2012, 10:08am, Fri February 10th 2012, 10: uary 10th 2012, 10:08am E:ryam | By judie | 169 views |

Question
QUESTION | Campbell | Texas |
Info.about truck/train accident in Campbell,tx?[...]
| By Trixiecat | 138 views |

injustice
Hebroville | Texas | 4miles From Hebronville To Bruni
On february 22, 2011 fatalpedesrian train killed him at around ten at nite . Immigration and hebronville sherriff department witnessed all of it after chasing the illegal immigrant for 6 hours.he was tazered. [...]
| By china | 66 views |

injustice
Hebroville | Texas | 4miles From Hebronville To Bruni
On february 22, 2011 fatalpedesrian train killed him at around ten at nite . Immigration and hebronville sherriff department witnessed all of it after chasing the illegal immigrant for 6 hours.he was tazered. [...]
| By china | 74 views |

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