Dayton Ups Inspections Of Twin Cities Rail Lines Carrying Crude OilThe Democratic governor on Wednesday said BNSF railroad did not properly notify the state that it is transporting highly flammable crude oil from North Dakota through downtown Minneapolis while it reconstructs railroad tracks elsewhere.
Officials: Female Dies After Being Hit By TrainOfficials in northern Minnesota say a woman died early Wednesday morning after trying to cross railroad tracks and being hit by a train.
Report: Two Trains Collide Near MankatoInvestigators are trying to figure out how two trains possibly collided in the dark early Thursday morning. Reports say the accident occurred in Mankato and sent 10 cars off the tracks.
Oil Tanker Train Leaves Messy Trail Along Mississippi River RouteIt is expected to take several days to clean up the mess caused by a leaking Canadian Pacific oil tanker train. The train left a 65-mile long oil spill from Red Wing to Winona on Monday morning before the leak was finally detected and stopped.
Truck Driver Dies In Collision With Minn. Train Residents in a small town in northwestern Minnesota are returning home after a two-hour evacuation prompted by a nearby rail-car derailment.
19 Rail Cars Go Off Track In Reg Wing Train Derailment A Canadian Pacific train derailed near Red Wing, Minn., Sunday morning, causing 19 rail cars to come off the tracks and two to tip over, a spokesperson for the company said.
Evacuees Home After Derailed Train Cars DrainedSeveral hundred people have returned to their homes following an evacuation in a southern Minnesota town caused by train derailment.