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Texas-Oklahoma Passenger Rail Discussed

Transportation officials are studying the feasibility of adding high speed passenger rail service to alleviate road congestion along an 850-mile corridor extending from Oklahoma City into South Texas.

03/31/2013

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Driver Hurt As Amtrak Train Slams Into 18-Wheeler

The driver of a tractor trailer rig carrying grass pallets is hospitalized with life-threatening injuries after an Amtrak train slammed into the truck’s cab at a private crossing in far western Arlington.

06/29/2012

An Amtrak train at a station. (credit:  Tim Boyle/Getty Images)

Fort Worth-Bound Amtrak Train Hits Truck Near Austin

An Amtrak train en route from San Antonio to Chicago slammed into a tractor-trailer rig carrying a car at a Central Texas crossing north of Austin, critically injuring the truck driver.

12/19/2011