Was The Engineer In The Fatal Amtrak Crash Distracted?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.
Sheriff: Driver Injured After Train Hits Dump TruckA dump truck driver in central Minnesota was hospitalized Monday morning after a train slammed into his truck.
Dashcam Video Shows Train Colliding With Semitrailer In Northern Minn.Video from the Minnesota State Patrol shows a serious collision on northern Minnesota train tracks.
1 Dead As Train Strikes Car In MoorheadOne person has been killed in Moorhead after a train struck a vehicle on the tracks. Clay County Sheriff Bill Bergquist says a BNSF Railway train hit a car in south Moorhead at about 9 a.m. Saturday. The southbound train dragged the vehicle about a third of a mile before stopping.
Train, Truck Collide Near New PragueA Union Pacific train collided with a truck Tuesday afternoon near New Prague.
Positive Train Control System Could Have Prevented CrashThe deadly Amtrak derailment near Philadelphia appears to be yet another accident that didn't have to happen. It could have been avoided if a long-sought safety technology had been installed on its tracks and trains, according to information gathered by accident investigators.
1 Dead After Train Hits Truck In Baldwin, Wis.One person is dead after a vehicle was struck by a train in Baldwin, Wis. on Wednesday afternoon, according to the St. Croix Sheriff's office. The accident happened shortly before noon near a business on the 2200 block of U.S. Highway 12. A vehicle with two passengers left the business and headed north, but as they were crossing train tracks, they noticed an approaching westbound train. The driver attempted to go in reverse, but the train ended up smashing in to the vehicle's passenger side.
Semi Driver Struck, Killed By Train In Grant CountyA semi-truck driver was killed after being struck by a train in Grant County Tuesday afternoon. According to the county sheriff's department, a Burlington Northern Santa Fe train collided with the semi at 3rd Street in Hermon, Minn.
Minn. Woman, Toddler Escape Major Injury In Train CrashA 23-year-old Perham woman and a toddler are OK after their pickup was hit by a train.