Union Pacific Railroad

Widows: Railroad Knew Of Defect Before Veterans Killed In 2012 Parade CrashThree other veterans died and more than a dozen people were injured in the crash three years ago this month.
Judge Puts Action On Hold In Midland Veterans Parade Crash TrialA West Texas judge has postponed further action in the trial of a lawsuit arising from a collision between a freight train and a veterans' parade float that killed four vets.
26 Settle Suit In 2012 Texas Veterans Parade Crash That Killed 4Twenty-six people who were hurt or had family members killed when a freight train struck a veterans parade float in Midland two years ago have settled their lawsuit against Union Pacific Railroad
Amtrak Train Strikes, Kills PedestrianA 25-year-old man was killed Tuesday evening near Buckner Road when an Amtrak train struck him..
Cities May Have To Foot Part Of Bill For Tarrant County Rail ExpansionWhen looking at North Texas traffic and congestion it’s not only area highways that need new lanes. One railroad is planning a major expansion in Tarrant County. But residents could be stuck footing part of the bill.
Train Accident Victims Hope Trial Brings ChangeThe I-team has spent months investigating possible safety concerns after a Union Pacific freight train slammed into the side of a truck Nov. 15, 2012.
Questions Linger In Texas Train Accident That Killed 4 Veterans‏The CBS 11 I-Team looks at what role Union Pacific and the state of Texas may have played in a deadly 2012 train accident in Midland.
North Texas Union Pacific Line Reopens After Derailment A Union Pacific Railroad line in North Texas has reopened after nine cars and locomotives went off the tracks and one crewmember was hurt.
Officers Join The “Always Expect A Train” Safety CampaignThe Union Pacific Railroad is kicking off a new campaign that has them working with local police to enforce grade crossing laws. Officials are teaming up in conjunction with Union Pacific’s new educational push to “Always Expect A Train.”
Vets Parade Float Driver Says Train Seemed Still Before Crash The driver of a parade float struck by a train in a Texas crash that killed four military veterans told federal investigators that the oncoming train appeared to be stationary.
Teen Killed By Oncoming Train In South Fort WorthAn afternoon of trying to outrun an oncoming train proved deadly for a Fort Worth teenager.
20 Citations In 3 Hours At North Texas Rail CrossingThis week authorities “staked out” a North Texas railroad crossing and issued 20 citations in a 3-hour period. The crackdown on drivers ignoring the flashing red lights was a collaboration between police and Union Pacific Railroad.
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