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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.

Update On Rail Collision withAtlantic Station, NYC

Update On Rail Collision withAtlantic Station, NYC

The NTSB launched a team to investigate the rail accident that occurred on January 4, 2017 at 8:20 AM EST in Brooklyn, NY Atlantic Terminal in New York City. The team spent seven days on site. An electric Long Island Railroad passenger train struck a bumping post, derailed a number of M7cars, and resulted in multiple injuries. Dan Donoghue [...]

Train- Truck Collision in Florida; 1 Killed

Train- Truck Collision in Florida; 1 Killed

A train crashed into a truck on a track at the intersection of Tollar Road and Paul Buchman Highway, Plant City, Hillsborough County, Florida, on the afternoon of December 23rd. According to sources, the Toyota Tundra truck pulled into the path of the train, which resulted in the collision. The truck driver was killed on the spot. The [...]

Train-Car Crash in Texas Kills One

Train-Car Crash in Texas Kills One

A car was hit by an oncoming train on railroad tracks near the intersection of Santa Isabela Avenue and Moctezuma Street, Laredo, Texas, on the morning of December 22nd. The woman driving Ford Fusion attempted to cross the tracks at a dead end, which resulted in the crash. The woman was killed on the scene. The crash remains under [...]

Train-Car Crash in Iowa Injures Two

Train-Car Crash in Iowa Injures Two

A car was struck by a train at the railroad crossing on 2nd Street, Columbus Junction, Louisa County, Iowa, on the evening of December 16th. According to sources, the Chevrolet Camaro was rear-ended by a Chevrolet Malibu, as a result of which it was pushed onto the tracks and hit by the oncoming train. Both the car drivers were taken to [...]

Bus Passengers Miraculously Escape Train Crash in Australia

Bus Passengers Miraculously Escape Train Crash in Australia

A passenger train crashed into a bus near Alderley train station, South Pine Rd, Queensland, Australia, on the afternoon of September 20th. According to sources, the bus was on the railway track when the train signal flashed and all passengers immediately disembarked the bus. The bus was destroyed completely in the crash. All passengers [...]

Train Crashes into Car in Australia; 2 Killed

Train Crashes into Car in Australia; 2 Killed

A car was struck by an express train on a railway track at Surrey Hills Station, Surrey Hills, Victoria, Australia, on the afternoon of September 13th. According to sources, the train driver could not see the car due to a blind curve on the tracks, which resulted in the crash. The 2 women in the car were killed in the crash. The crash [...]

Portugal Bound Train Derails in Spain; 4 Killed, 47 Injured

Portugal Bound Train Derails in Spain; 4 Killed, 47 Injured

A train derailed off the railway track and crashed near O Porrino station, Pontevedra, Galicia, Spain, on the morning of September 9th. The train carrying 63 passengers was travelling from Spain to Portugal at the time. At least 4 passengers lost their lives in the crash, whereas 47 others suffered injuries of varying intensities. The [...]

Train Hits Fallen Tree in Southern France; 60 Injured

Train Hits Fallen Tree in Southern France; 60 Injured

A train crashed into a fallen tree on railway track while travelling from Nimes to Montpellier, near Saint-Aunes, southern France, on the afternoon of August 17th. According to sources, the train carrying 250 people hit the tree that had been brought down by a vehement thunderstorm. At least 60 people suffered injuries of varying [...]

1 Killed after Train Hits Sprayer in McHenry County

1 Killed after Train Hits Sprayer in McHenry County

A train crashed into a 2007 John Deere 4720 Sprayer in McHenry County, Illinois, on June 21st. The eastbound Union Pacific train hit the sprayer when it was crossing the train tracks. The sprayer operator was killed in the accident. He was identified as Mark A. Gavin, 57, of Plano.

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