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Motor vehicles

Collisions between trains and cars, motorcycles, vans, and the like.

Ohio Child Killed, Father Seriously Injured at Dangerous, Unguarded CSX Crossing

(Morrow County, Ohio – March 21, 2015)

A 9-year-old boy died and his father was flown to a hospital with serious injuries Saturday morning at about 8:40 A.M., EDT when they attempted to drive their SUV across the dangerous and unguarded intersection of Morrow County Road 32 and CSX railroad tracks two miles north of Iberia, OH and were struck by a westbound CSX freight train.

United Way Executive Director Killed at Dangerous, Unguarded CSX Crossing

(Waverly, Tennessee – March 20, 2015)

A winner of the Mrs. Tennessee Pageant in 1983, and current executive director of the United Way of Humphreys and Benton Counties was killed at about 12:45 P.M. Friday afternoon when the Ford Explorer SUV she was driving was struck and destroyed by a CSX freight train at the dangerous and unguarded private rural railroad crossing of Consoler Road and CSX railroad tracks near Waverly, TN.

Two Killed, Two in Critical Condition at Non-Gated Norfolk Southern Crossing

(Jefferson County, Kentucky – March 14, 2015)

Michigan Motorist Killed at Dangerous, Unguarded Crossing

(Manton, Michigan – March 3, 2015)

Illinois Motorist Killed at Dangerous, Unguarded CSX Crossing

(Vermillion County, Illinois – February 28, 2015)

 A 62-year-old Alvin, IL resident was killed early Saturday morning at about 12:57 A.M. when his eastbound 2012 automobile collided with a CSX freight train at the dangerous, unguarded crossing of 2950 North Road East in Vermillion County, IL, just south of Alvin.

Former Illinois High School Volleyball Star Killed at Poorly Designed Union Pacific Crossing

(Woodstock, Illinois – February 25, 2015)

A 19-year-old college student and former Illinois high school volleyball player had her life cut short just before 5:00 P.M., CST Wednesday afternoon when her car slipped into the path of a Chicago-bound  Metra commuter passenger train at an extremely questionably-designed crossing of Union Pacific Railroad tracks and Lily Pond Road in rural McHenry County, IL, between Woodstock and Crystal Lake, IL.