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Fort Lauderdale Trolley Crash

Fort Lauderdale Trolley Crash

On July 17, a beach trolley crashed into a building at 600 Seabreeze BLVD. Four injured were taken to Broward health Medical Center. No one in the building was injured. Four trolley passengers were hospitalized. Three vehicles were involed.

B-Line Trolley hits car

B-Line Trolley hits car

At 8 p.m. a B-line trolley on the MBTA’s Green Line struck an Audi. The accident happened at the Pleasant Street stop in Allston. The trolley conductor injured his back, and was hospitalized but no one in the car was injured. MBTA called the accident minor. MBTA Transit Police is investigating. The site was cleared by 9 pm.

Trolley Driver Fired for Moonlighting, Fatigue

Trolley Driver Fired for Moonlighting, Fatigue

What: Green Line Trolley Driver fired Where: Boston Who: 46-year-old operator Why: A "safe driver" was operating the Green Line Trolley when the two car trolley rammed another trolley at about 13 mph on November 29. The accident caused 30 passengers, plus the driver and two other MBTA employees to be taken to the hospital. The [...]

Boylston Street Station Green Line Collision

Boylston Street Station Green Line Collision

What: Green Line Where: Boylston Street Station When: November 29, 2012, 11:45 a.m. Who: 37 Injured Why: The outbound trolley was going 13 mph when it slammed into a waiting trolley at Boylston Street Station. Investigators are deciding if the cause was equipment failure on the 25-year-old trolley or by the driver (Pesaturo) who was [...]

One Injured in Fort Myers Trolley collision

One Injured in Fort Myers Trolley collision

What: Fort Myers Trolley Where: 5900 block of Estero Boulevard, Fort Myers When: Oct 30, 2012 9:05 Who: one injury Why: The LeeTran trolley on Fort Myers Beach was involved in a collision. Lee County Emergency services responded to the scene. One person was hospitalized at Lee Memorial Hospital.

Land Bank Face Sheared Off in Cornholme

Land Bank Face Sheared Off in Cornholme

What: Rail foundation wall collapses Where: Todmorden When: October 24 2012 Who: No injuries reported Why: A Network Rail railway bank landslide occurred between Hebden Bridge and Blackburn in Cornholme. Rubble fell into neighborhood gardens and yards. The incident may be weather related. After Network Rail was notified at [...]

Boston Trolley in Collision

Boston Trolley in Collision

What: Massachusetts Bay Transportation Authority Green Line Where: Harvard and Commonwealth When: Oct 19 2012 Who: no injuries Why: A vehicle and a trolley collided at Harvard and Commonwealth avenues causing a delay in the MBTA's Green Line B-Branch. The incident occured in Alston, a Boston neighborhood.

SF Light Rail Collision Injures One

SF Light Rail Collision Injures One

What: Muni T-Third Street train Where: at Third and King streets, SF When: Oct 17, 2012 Who: one injury Why: A pickup truck turned left from King Street onto Third Street and collided with the T-Third Street train. One passenger of the train was injured and taken to the hospital. San Francisco Municipal Railway light-rail [...]

Trolley Collision in Boston Injures 3

Trolley Collision in Boston Injures 3

What: Green Line Where: between Northeastern and Heath Street on the E Line, Boston Mass When: October 8 Who: 24 aboard, 3 injured Why: Two Green line trolleys collided, injuring two passenger and the trolley operator. The MBTA inbound trolley switched to outbound tracks and swiped an outbound trolley and sending it off the tracks. [...]

Trolley Rear-ended

Trolley Rear-ended

What: SEPTA Route 15 trolley Where: Girard Avenue at North Sixth Street When: Sept 17, 2012, 1:55 a.m. Who: 1 injury Why: An SUV struck and derailed a SEPTA Route 15 trolley. Two men in the SUV jumped out and ran away. A woman from the SUV was hospitalized at Hahnemann University Hospital. The trolley driver was injured also. No [...]

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