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Interlaken, Switzerland: Train collies with tourist bus

The full-barrier (quad-gate) level crossing adjacent to Interlake Ost railway station was the context within which a passenger train collided with a tour bus carrying tourists from Taiwan. 76 more words

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Poland: Modern crossing-keeper support system

As a component of its drive to improve safety, PKP Polish Railway Lines is set to roll-out a modern support system for nearly 400 level crossings supervised by crossing keepers. 96 more words

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Cornton, UK: Footballer fatality garners widespread social media activity

While British Transport Police has said that the death of a popular footballer on a level crossing in Cornton, Stirling on May 7th, 2016 is being treated as non-suspicious, football fans are left wondering what happened. 71 more words

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A Part-Solution To The Level Crossing Problem?

Several times in my life, I have been delayed on trains, by accidents at level crossings.

Luckily none of them were that serious, but this… 154 more words


Sydes Brae Rail Crossing

It may take a person of a certain age to remember that Blantyre had a level crossing, with a railway crossing the road at High Blantyre. 76 more words

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Stafford, UK:Obstructing the railway = 68 month sentence

A motorist who drove his car onto the railway at Clay Mills level crossing, Burton-on-Trent, and continued along the railway for 220 metres has received a 68-month custodial sentence. 248 more words

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Sioux City, IA: Funding a rail-over-road bridge

With planning well underway, now is the time to secure funding for a new rail-over-road grade separation that will allow three Hoeven Valley level crossings to be closed. 44 more words

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