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MARC commuter train service on the Penn Line is seeing multiple delays on during the Tuesday morning commute due to track problems and late equipment.
While Amtrak awaits arrival of its new Acela trainsets, it is moving forward with plans to replace its fleet of 470 passenger cars primarily used on the Northeast Corridor and adjoining corridors, many of which are 40 to 50 years old.
Virginia saw higher than expected usage over the past year of Amtrak routes and a new intercity bus service connecting the D.C. region to Harrisonburg and Blacksburg.
Virginia State Police say an Amtrak train hit a truck hauling a trailer, leaving the truck’s driver with minor injuries.
Northeast Corridor service between New York and Washington will run as scheduled, but runs to D.C. from Chicago, and routes north of New York, are affected.
Amtrak is one step closer to what will be a major renovation of its busy and sometimes chaotic passenger concourse at Union Station.
Photos showed what appeared to be blood at the bottom of the escalator, with shredded clothes caught between a step and a metal platform.
Amtrak will use a $19 million grant from the Federal Railroad Administration for the conversion. The new platform, which will be used by both Amtrak and Virginia Railway Express passengers, will open in 2022.
The Amtrak Capitol Limited train collided with the vehicle at approximately 5:35 p.m. while on its way from D.C. to Chicago. The crash affects morning MARC service.
A winter storm tearing through the Southeast threatens to keep residents stuck at home with days of dangerous driving conditions, canceled flights and power outages.
Each man claimed to be working at one of the two agencies while he physically showed up to the other.
Amtrak ended its 2018 fiscal year with its highest operating earnings and revenue on record, even as disruptions kept a lid on the number of passengers.
An Amtrak train and a tractor-trailer have collided Monday in Gaithersburg, Maryland, leading to a diesel fuel spill and delays on all rail traffic.
Police say 61-year-old Karl Alexander Hill of Norfolk, the driver of the dump truck, was killed. Fire officials say the 60 passengers aboard the train were assessed and one man was taken to a local hospital with a minor injury.
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