Train Tracks Washed Away By Flooding RepairedTrain tracks have been repaired along a North Texas line following a freight train derailment after flooding washed away the tracks.
Freight Train Derails In Cooke CountyA freight train derailed near Valley View in Cooke County early Friday, leaving four railroad workers injured.
Houston Train Collides With 2 Cars, Injuring 7Two adults and five children were hurt after a freight train collided with two cars in southwest Houston.
22 Train Cars Come Off Track In GainesvilleA massive train derailment in Cooke County on Tuesday night left surprisingly few lasting effects, despite the fact that 22 rail cars carrying iron ore came off of the track.
OSHA Orders BNSF To Reinstate 2 Workers, Back Pay The Occupational Safety and Health Administration has ordered Fort Worth-based BNSF Railway to reinstate workers in Montana and Wyoming, with back pay, after an agency investigation determined the employees were illegally fired after reporting they suffered a back injury at work.
BNSF Pledges To Catch Up On Agriculture ShipmentsFort Worth-based BNSF Railway Co. has promised to get caught up on farm commodity rail shipments that are running nearly three weeks behind in North Dakota.
Fort Worth Based BNSF To Invest $5 Billion In Its Railroad BNSF plans to invest $5 billion in its railroad this year, including $900 million to expand capacity in the Northern Plains where crude oil shipments are surging.
Fort Worth's BNSF Railway To Offer Health Care To Same-Sex Spouses The nation's largest freight rail carriers announced Wednesday they will provide health care benefits to the same-sex spouses of their employees, one day after legally married, gay engineers filed a federal lawsuit in Seattle.
3 Freight Trains Collide In Texas, 4 Crew Hurt Three freight trains collided in the Texas Panhandle before dawn Wednesday, derailing up to 30 cars and injuring four crewmembers including two critically.
Big Boy Stopped In Its Tracks, AgainThe move of the Museum of the American Railroad’s Big Boy steam locomotive was canceled Sunday.
Truck Driver Killed After Slamming Into Fort Worth TrainThe driver of a pickup in Fort Worth apparently ignored the flashing lights and safety arms at a railroad crossing and slammed into a train Monday morning.
North Texas Rail Line Reopens After DerailmentA North Texas rail line that closed following a seven-car derailment has been repaired and reopened.