PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Comments by a former top U.S. transportation official in the aftermath of a fatal crash of an Amtrak train in Philadelphia have rekindled a debate: Would train passengers be safer if they…
(NEW YORK) — The site of Tuesday’s Amtrak train derailment isn’t new to railway tragedy. On Sept. 6, 1943, a Pennsylvania Railroad train crashed at Frankford Junction in northeast Philadelphia, killing 79 people and injuring…
NORFOLK, Va. (AP) — Hampton Roads Transit is investigating the derailment of a light rail train in Norfolk. Agency spokesman Tom Holden tells WAVY-TV (http://bit.ly/1x8if4L ) that The Tide came off its track Saturday night…
RICHMOND, Va. (AP) — Virginia environmental officials are proposing a $361,000 fine against CSX Transportation for an April 2014 train derailment that dumped nearly 30,000 gallons of Bakken crude oil into the James River in…
JESSICA GRESKO Associated Press WASHINGTON (AP) — A coal train derailment that killed two Maryland college students was caused by a broken rail on a section of track being monitored by a railroad because of…
Metro is still looking for the cause of the off-hour derailment on the Red Line that disrupted service early yesterday.
Metro is warning of delays and crowding on the Red Line Friday after the overnight derailment of a non-passenger train.
An investigation into why a Silver Line test train derailed is underway.
The Maryland Transit Administration says that the Friday derailment of a CSX train will have only a small impact on Monday\’s MARC trains.
A preliminary National Transportation Safety Board report does not give a cause for the Aug. 20 derailment that buried two women in coal, killing them.
Family and friends are gathering Saturday to
remember Rose Mayr at Bethany United Methodist
Church in Ellicott City, Md.
The funeral service for Elizabeth Conway Nass, a
student at James Madison
University in Virginia, will be at the Church of
the Resurrection in
The derailment of an 80-car CSX train in the
heart of historic Ellicott City left two women
dead. Howard County Executive Ken Ulman tells
WTOP no one in Ellicott City can \”remember a
derailment of this magnitude ever happening
Following last week\’s derailment on the Green
Line, Metro says it
will change protocol for how fast trains should
be going during periods of extreme
Metro has fired a track worker because of a recent derailment at the Rosslyn Station.