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.
Train Was Going 50 Mph Over Speed Limit When It Went Off The Tracks Federal officials confirmed an Amtrak train was hurtling 50 mph over the speed limit when it careened off an overpass south of Seattle, spilling cars onto the highway below and killing at least three people.
6 Dead, Several Injured Following Amtrak Train Derailment In WashingtonAuthorities say there are reports of "injuries and casualties" following an Amtrak train derailment south of Seattle.
Evacuation Lifted, Ellendale Residents Return Following Train DerailmentResidents of southern Minnesota town are allowed to return home following a train derailment Friday morning.
15 Train Cars Derail In St. PaulCrews with the Canadian Pacific Railway are cleaning up after a train derailed in St. Paul Friday morning.
Officials: Human Error To Blame For Alma, Wis. Train DerailmentInvestigators now say human error is to blame for a train derailment that dumped thousands of gallons of ethanol into the Mississippi River months ago.
Minn. Town Evacuated After Freight Train Collides With Tanker; 2 HurtAuthorities are evacuating a small town in northwestern Minnesota after a freight train collided with a tanker truck that caught on fire.
Crews Start Removing Train Cars From Mississippi RiverCanadian Pacific Railroad crews have started removing the six tanker cars that derailed into the Mississippi River in southeastern Minnesota.
2 Cars Crash Through Ice In SE Minnesota Train DerailmentCrews in southeast Minnesota are working to clean up a train derailment that occurred overnight. The CBS Affiliate there is reporting several cars of a Canadian Pacific mixed freight train went off the tracks late Tuesday night near Reno.
CPR: Wis. Oil Train Derailment Due To Broken RailCanadian Pacific Railway says a broken rail caused an oil train derailment in southeastern Wisconsin last weekend. The railroad said Wednesday the defect was not visible to the naked eye.
Train Safety Under Spotlight After Wisconsin DerailmentA BNSF freight train derailed near the Mississippi River just north of the town of Alma, Wisconsin Saturday. Twenty-five cars went off the tracks there, and an estimated 20,000 gallons of ethanol spilled into the river.
Clean-Up Follows After Train Derailment In Alma, Wis.Railway crews spent Sunday taking ethanol from derailed train cars after more than 20,000 gallons leaked into the Mississippi River. The derailment happened Saturday, two miles north of the town of Alma, Wis. Some of the 25 derailed cars were carrying ethanol.