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Freight Train Hits Pickup Truck in Minnesota; 2 Injured

Freight Train Hits Pickup Truck in Minnesota; 2 Injured

A freight train crashed into a pickup truck at the railroad crossing at Centerline Road in Beltrami County, Minnesota, on July 16th. Two People sustained injuries in the crash. The injured were taken to hospitals. The cause of crash remains under investigation.

Train Hits Vehicle in Maryland; 1 Killed

Train Hits Vehicle in Maryland; 1 Killed

A vehicle got struck by a CSX freight train on U.S. Route 1 at the 11500 block of Baltimore Avenue, in Beltsville, Maryland, on July 4th. According to witnesses, the vehicle went onto the train tracks and got hit. One person was killed in the crash. Identity of the deceased has not been disclosed yet. The police are investigating.

Freight Train Hits Passenger Bus in Central Germany; 3 Killed

Freight Train Hits Passenger Bus in Central Germany; 3 Killed

A freight train hit a passenger van at a railway crossing in the area of Lohma near Gera, Thuringia, Central Germany, on April 18th. The train dragged the van along for around 200 metres after hitting. All three passengers inside the van were killed. Initial investigations reveal that the barrier was closed at the time of accident.

Freight Train-Car Collision in Massachusetts; 1 Killed

Freight Train-Car Collision in Massachusetts; 1 Killed

A car was hit by a freight train on the tracks near Oak Street, Bridgewater, Massachusetts, on the midnight of December 23rd. The 20 year old car occupant was killed in the crash. The cause of the crash remains under investigation.

Truck Collision with Train in Illinois Leaves 1 Injured

Truck Collision with Train in Illinois Leaves 1 Injured

A truck struck a train at railroad crossings on Plank Road and Peplow Road in Burlington, Kane County, Illinois, on the midnight of December 3rd. The 2011 International box truck driver failed to stop at a crossing, as a result of which it struck the side of a freight train, causing four of its railroad cars to derail. The truck driver was [...]

Truck Hits Train in Illinois; 1 Injured

Truck Hits Train in Illinois; 1 Injured

A truck struck the side of a freight train and caused four of its cars to derails in Burlington Township, Kane County, Illinois, on the midnight of November 12th. According to sources, the accident occurred due to truck driver’s failure to reduce the speed at crossing. The driver was taken to hospital with minor injuries.

Woman Killed after Train Crashed into Car in New Hampshire

Woman Killed after Train Crashed into Car in New Hampshire

A freight train crashed into a Chevrolet Cruz car in Madbury, New Hampshire, on October 18th. The vehicle was parked across the tracks in the area of 303 Knox Road when the train hit it. The driver of the Chevrolet Cruz was killed in the accident. She was identified as Jacquelyn Rollins, 64. The crash is being investigated.

5 Killed, 25 Injured as Train Crashes into Bus in Pakistan

5 Killed, 25 Injured as Train Crashes into Bus in Pakistan

A freight train crashed into a bus near Landa Phattak in Pattoki, Punjab, Pakistan, on October 7th. The train was heading from Lahore, Punjab, to Karachi, Sindh, when the bus carrying factory workers crashed into it. Five people were killed in the accident while 25 others were injured. The injured were taken to hospital.

Freight Train Hits Truck in Washington; 1 Killed, 1 Injured

Freight Train Hits Truck in Washington; 1 Killed, 1 Injured

A farm truck was hit by a freight train near 32100 Pioneer Highway, Stanwood, Snohomish County, Washington, on the evening of September 27th. The truck was carrying 2 men at the time. One of them was pronounced dead at the scene. The other man was taken to hospital with injuries of unknown intensity. The crash remains under investigation.

Trains Collide in Pakistan; 6 Killed, 150 Injured

Trains Collide in Pakistan; 6 Killed, 150 Injured

A passenger train collided with a stationary freight train in Multan, Central Punjab, Pakistan, on the afternoon of September 15th. According to sources, the Karachi-bound Awam Express crashed into a goods train after failing to stop at a red signal. At least 6 people were killed in the crash, while another 150 suffered injuries of varying [...]

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