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Metro Officials Warn Of Delays During Morning Commute After Train Derailment

BALTIMORE (WJZ)  Metro riders are being warned that their commutes Tuesday morning may be impacted after a train derailed in downtown Washington, D.C. Monday morning. 359 more words

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Officials Investigating Train Derailment In Downtown D.C.

BALTIMORE (WJZ)  Metro train service was affected for more than 12 hours following a train derailment in downtown Washington, D.C. Monday morning.

Officials say the derailment was likely caused by a broken rail — an accident that could have very easily been deadly. 295 more words

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Rail joint cracks led to potash train derailment southeast of Saskatoon

An investigation has concluded that cracks in a rail joint ultimately led to the derailment of a freight train carrying potash southeast of Saskatoon last fall. 181 more words

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Train derailment east of Winnipeg didn't contain dangerous goods

ELMA, Man. – Canadian National Railway crews are clearing a derailment east of Winnipeg.

CN spokeswoman Kate Fenske says in an email that 23 cars were involved in the incident early Saturday about 50 kilometres east of Elma. 67 more words

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Crews respond to train derailment, possible hazmat situation in Tarrant

TARRANT, Ala. (WIAT) – Fire and police crews are on the scene of a possible hazmat situation in the 2800 block of Seaboard Road.

Officials tell CBS 42 that units were responding to a call of a train derailment. 111 more words

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Report: Train Cars Carrying Hazardous Materials Derail In Central Pa.

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HYNDMAN, Pa. (KDKA) — Several train cars carrying hazardous materials reportedly derailed in Bedford County on Friday evening.

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Was The Engineer In The Fatal Amtrak Crash Distracted?

DUPONT, Wash. (AP) — Federal investigators in the deadly Amtrak wreck want to know whether the engineer was distracted by a second person in his cab as his train hurtled into a curve at more than twice the speed limit. 681 more words

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