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Judge Puts Action On Hold In Midland Veterans Parade Crash Trial

A 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.

02/02/2015

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Judge To Rule On Ending Parade Crash Trial

A ruling is expected from a Midland judge on whether to dismiss a lawsuit arising from the crash of a freight train and a veterans’ parade float that killed four vets.

02/02/2015

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Judge To Rule On Motion To End Midland Veterans Parade Crash Trial

A Midland judge says he will rule next week on a motion from Union Pacific Railroad to end the civil trial involving people who were hurt or whose family members died when a freight train struck a veterans parade float.

01/30/2015

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Amtrak Train Strikes, Kills Pedestrian

A 25-year-old man was killed Tuesday evening near Buckner Road when an Amtrak train struck him..

11/18/2014

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Cities May Have To Foot Part Of Bill For Tarrant County Rail Expansion

When 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.

CBSDFW.COM–07/16/2014

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Pedestrian Struck, Killed By Train In South Denton

A man walking along the train tracks in south Denton was killed on Monday night when he was struck by a freight train.

04/22/2014

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Union Pacific Service Down After Trains Collide

Union Pacific says it is working to restore train service in rural North Texas after a crash.

04/07/2014

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Questions Linger In Texas Train Accident That Killed 4 Veterans

‏The 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.

CBS 11–12/13/2013

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NTSB Faults Parade Plans In Fatal Train Collision

After a yearlong investigation, federal investigators are blaming a lack of safety planning for a deadly collision involving a train and a parade float full of veterans in Midland.

11/05/2013

Train Derails In San Antonio, No One Hurt

Amtrak officials say none of the 46 passengers on a train that derailed in South Texas were hurt.

08/25/2013

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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.

07/19/2013

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Officers Join The “Always Expect A Train” Safety Campaign

The 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.”

CBSDFW.COM–07/18/2013

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