Nobody Hurt When 4 Freight Train Cars Derail In East TexasOfficials say nobody has been hurt in an East Texas derailment that sent four freight cars off the tracks including one crashing into an unoccupied warehouse.
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.
Suspected Drunk Driver Breaks RR Crossing Arm, Roads ClosedPolice in Arlington say a suspected drunk driver hit a railroad crossing and broke the crossing arm just before midnight. This morning crews are working feverishly to repair the damage, but some lanes in the area remain closed.
Texas Train Tracks Fixed After FloodingRepairs are completed on some washed-out North Texas train tracks blamed for a weekend derailment.
Trains Silencing Horns Through Downtown MesquiteTrains with Union Pacific and Amtrak do not have to sound horns except in emergencies.
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.
Judge To Rule On Ending Parade Crash TrialA 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.
Judge To Rule On Motion To End Midland Veterans Parade Crash TrialA 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.
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.
Pedestrian Struck, Killed By Train In South DentonA man walking along the train tracks in south Denton was killed on Monday night when he was struck by a freight train.