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BNSF Employee Injured When Metra Train Derails In Rail Yard

CHICAGO (CBS) — A railroad employee was injured when a Metra train derailed Monday morning in a downtown rail yard.

The train was not moving when it derailed in the yard near Canal and Roosevelt about 9:30 a.m., according to a Metra spokeswoman. 70 more words

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6 Cars Of A Freight Train Derail In Somerset County

CONFLUENCE, Pa. (AP) – Six cars of a freight train derailed this morning in Somerset County.

It happened early Wednesday in Lower Turkeyfoot Township at a crossing along Hogback Road. 96 more words

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Rail safety is still an issue | Opinion |

In the absence of comprehensive federal legislation regarding oil trains, it’s been left up to the states to pass laws to protect their residents. The result has been a patchwork of regulations, the strength and scope of which have depended on each state’s willingness and ability to tackle the issue. 52 more words

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6 cars leave tracks as train derails in southern Alberta

Emergency crews were called to the scene of a train derailment near Lundbreck Falls, Alta. on Friday afternoon, which saw six railcars come off the tracks. 71 more words

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Normal service with delays expected after train derailment

NEW YORK (AP) — New Jersey Transit says trains are operating on a regular schedule but with 15-minute delays after an earlier train derailment at Penn Station. 114 more words

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NJ Transit train derails at Penn Station; service suspended

NEW YORK (WABC) — A New Jersey Transit train derailed at Penn Station on Thursday night.

The FDNY responded to one train car that derailed at 31st Street and 7th Avenue around 8:55 p.m. 106 more words

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Lac-Mégantic marks 4th anniversary of rail tragedy

Residents in the Quebec town of Lac-Mégantic will mark the fourth anniversary today of the train derailment that killed 47 people and destroyed much of the downtown core. 368 more words

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