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Tabika, Tunisia: level crossing collision takes at least 18 lives

At least 18 people were killed and three critically injured with 95 sustaining non-life threatening injure when a train hit a truck and derailed at a level crossing on June 16th, 2015 railway disasters. 99 more words

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Kichha, India: Two killed on ILCAD

Two people were killed and four others injured after their pick-up vehicle was hit by a passenger train on the Shantipuri unmanned railway crossing in Kichha, Udham Singh Nagar district, at 08.00 on June 3rd, 2015; which, coincidentally is the 7th International Level Crossing Awareness Day. 14 more words

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USA: Commitment to ILCAD affirmed

The Association of American Railroads (AAR) marked the 7th Annual International Level Crossing Awareness Day (ILCAD)on June 3rd, 2015. Major freight railroads hosted ILCAD events across the U.S. 355 more words

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Idaho: UP to upgrade 104 roadways at level crossings

Union Pacific Railroad (UP) is investing USD 27.6 million between DeWoff and Reverse to upgrade 104 roadways at level crossings. This work is integral to a wider track rehabilitation project that will replace 213,171 cross ties and consume 146,714 tons of ballast.

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Erving, MA: Town faces bill for crossing upgrade

While reduced train speed can cut a railway’s maintenance-of-way costs while at the same time making it more likely that motorists will circumvent lowered level crossing barriers. 90 more words

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San Bernardino, CA: Grade-separated route over BNSF right-of-way commissioned

A grade-separated route across the busy BNSF right-of-way in Devore, San Bernardino has been formally opened to road traffic, allowing the level crossing on the Glen Helen Parkway to be eliminated. 58 more words

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Stamford, CT: Partnership upgrades private crossing

A partnership involving the Connecticut Department of Transportation (CT DOT), the City of Stamford and the private River Bend Center Development. The City contributed USD 250,000, the private developer USD 350,000 and the state the balance of the USD1.27 million project costs. 56 more words

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