The driver of a pickup truck that was hit by a Metrolink train in Oxnard, triggering a derailment that injured dozens of people, is due in court Thursday to face potential felony hit-and-run charges. 187 more words
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OXNARD, Calif. (AP) — A lawyer says the driver of a truck involved in a fiery crash with a commuter train in Southern California “did all he could” to free the vehicle from the tracks and then ran for help. 117 more words
WATCH ABOVE: Failing tracks caused a 2013 derailment and explosion near Gainford. Fletcher Kent has more on the TSB’s report.
EDMONTON – A report says rail fractures and undetected defects led to a fiery train derailment that forced people west of Edmonton to flee their homes. 765 more words
OXNARD, Calif. (AP) — A commuter train slammed into a truck abandoned on the tracks early Tuesday, sending three rail cars tumbling onto their sides and injuring 28 people in the fiery crash in California. 452 more words
OXNARD, California (CNN) — If Tuesday’s fiery wreck involving a passenger train and a pickup in Southern California had occurred five years ago, more people likely would have been injured, and some might have died, officials with the commuter service said. 996 more words
OXNARD, Calif. – Metrolink train derailed early Tuesday in Oxnard after slamming into a truck, injuring 28 people, four of them critically.
The driver of the truck left the scene and was taken into custody, officials said. 477 more words