Amtrak Didn't Wait For System That Could've Prevented WreckThe rush to launch service on a new, faster Amtrak route near Seattle came at a deadly cost — critical speed-control technology that could have prevented a derailment was not active.
What DFW Expert Says Comes Next After Deadly Amtrak DerailmentHe says investigators will start their probe in Washington State by reviewing the train's black boxes to see what was happening moments before the crash, testing the engineer to see if drugs or alcohol played a role, and by focusing on the cause of most train derailment.
At Least 3 People Dead After Amtrak Train Derails Onto Washington InterstateAn Amtrak train making the first-ever run along a faster new route hurtled off an overpass Monday near Tacoma and spilled some of its cars onto the highway below, killing at least three people, authorities said.
Hwy 377 To Temporarily Open During Peak Traffic HoursDue to high traffic use, officials have decided that the stretch of road from Cross Timbers to Bobcat Boulevard will be open to traffic from 6:00am to 9:00am each morning, and from 3:00pm to 6:00pm each afternoon.
Workers Clear All Cars After Train Derailment In RoanokeUnion Pacific spokesman Jeff DeGraff said Monday evening that all 26 of the derailed cars were cleared.
Relief Comes Tuesday For Commuters In Roanoke After Train DerailmentThe road is scheduled to open Tuesday from 6:00 a.m. to 9:00 a.m. for the morning commute and 3:00 p.m. to 6:00 p.m. in the afternoon.
After Texas Train Derailment, Work Underway To Clear CarsOfficials say that after a train hauling coal derailed in rural North Texas, work continues to clear cars.
Crews Continue Fighting Fire At Texas Train Crash, 3 Still MissingCrews continued to work trying to smolder a fire at the scene of a train crash that happened Tuesday morning in the Texas panhandle.
Crews Still Pouring Water On Train Wreckage In PanhandleSeveral box cars have derailed and are engulfed in flames after two freight trains collided in the Texas Panhandle.
Big Freight Railroads Won't Meet Safety Technology DeadlineThree of the biggest freight railroads operating in the U.S., including one in North Texas, have told the government they won't meet a 2018 deadline to start using safety technology intended to prevent accidents.
Cleanup Crews Still At Site Where North Texas Train Derailed During StormsCleanup crews are dumping gravel to firm up an area near two overturned locomotives that derailed during North Texas flooding.
Cleanup Underway After Train Derailment In MansfieldThere has been a train derailment in Mansfield. Officials with the Mansfield Fire Department have confirmed dozens of cars derailed, with several flipping on their side.