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.
Union Pacific Service Down After Trains CollideUnion Pacific says it is working to restore train service in rural North Texas after a crash.
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.
NTSB Faults Parade Plans In Fatal Train CollisionAfter 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.