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Early morning train accident takes the life of one

SAVANNAH, Ga. (WJCL) – Authorities are investigating an early morning fatal train accident in Chatham County.

Police say it happened around 2:30 Thursday morning near the intersection of Dean Forest and Highway 21. 99 more words

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

TARRANT COUNTY (CBSDFW.COM) – 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. 524 more words

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Update: Traffic Alert: Railroad crossing repairs slow down a busy road in Edmond

Updated 12:27 p.m. 7/21/14:  Due to weather delays last week, the Danforth railroad crossing in Edmond, Okla. is scheduled for Tuesday 7/22/14 and Wednesday 7/23/14. 103 more words

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Glendale Residents: Railroad Crossing Is Accident Waiting To Happen

NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) — Concern has been growing in Queens over a railroad crossing that residents say doesn’t give adequate warning to drivers before they cross. 398 more words

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Akron, OH: Motorised wheelchair user in fatal crossing collision

Witness have reported that the level crossing barriers had lowered before a man in a motorised wheelchair circumvented the barrier and continued into the path of an approaching train with fatal consequences. 82 more words

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Rough Crossing - A New Philosophy?

A main thoroughfare near our home, which has at times three to four lanes in either direction, and a speed limit that usually runs between 40 and 50 miles per hour, has a railroad crossing that accommodates AmTrak trains several times per day, and has recently begun to accommodate SunRail, a local commuter service. 817 more words

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Man Escapes Before Train Hits His Car At Pinole Railroad Crossing

PINOLE (CBS SF) — A man escaped injury Friday night after his car was struck by an Amtrak train near a Pinole railroad crossing.

According to Pinole fire officials, the collision occurred at about 10 p.m. 115 more words

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