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

One Killed and Another Seriously Injured in Louisiana at Dangerous, Unguarded BNSF Crossing

(Welsh, Louisiana – February 16, 2016)

A 69-year-old Iowa, LA woman was killed and her 43-year-old daughter seriously injured Tuesday morning at about 9:12 A.M. when their southbound 2006 Nissan Sentra was struck by a westbound freight train at the dangerous, deadly and unguarded BNSF Railway crossing of Oilfield Road (Louisiana Highway 1151) in Jefferson Davis Parish about 2 1/2 miles west of Welsh, LA.

Deadly CSX Crossing in Georgia Claims Another Life

(Palmetto, Georgia – February 5, 2016)

The death of 53-year-old Newnan, GA woman late Thursday evening marked the second fatal accident among the five train/highway vehicle collisions that have tragically occurred at the dangerous and unguarded crossing of a pair of CSX railroad tracks and Harper Street.

Georgia Humanitarian Killed at Dangerous, Unguarded Norfolk Southern Crossing

(Eastman, Georgia – February 1, 2016)

A 72-year-old Eastman, GA woman, known for her kindness to animals, was killed at about 4:30 P.M. on Monday when the 2013 Nissan Rogue she was driving was struck on the driver’s side by a northbound Norfolk Southern freight train as she made a left turn onto Warehouse Road/Roy Mullins Road.

Family Says Crossing Gates Would have Prevented Arkansas KCS Crossing Tragedy

(Ogden, Arkansas – February 1, 2016)

One Killed and One Injured in Virginia at Dangerous, Unguarded Norfolk Southern Crossing

(Roanoke County, Virginia – February 1, 2016)

One of two men operating an Appalachian Power flatbed truck was killed and the second was seriously injured after the truck was struck at the dangerous and unguarded crossing of Spring Hollow Access Road in Roanoke County, VA, near Salem, VA. Their truck was struck by a Norfolk Southern freight train consisting of three locomotives and 14 cars late Monday morning about 11:50 A.M., EST.

Nebraska Farm Worker Killed at Dangerous, Unguarded Union Pacific Crossing

(Central City, Nebraska – January 26, 2016)

Louisiana Mother and Child Seriously Injured at Dangerous, Unguarded Union Pacific Crossing

(Shreveport, Louisiana – January 27, 2016)

A mother and her two-year-old son were transported to University Health Services in Shreveport after their car collided with a string of railroad tank cars being backed across the dangerous and unguarded industrial crossing of Union Pacific Railroad tracks and Alto Vista Road in the Hollywood area of Shreveport, LA just before 10 PM, CST Wednesday night.

Arkansas Double Fatality at Notorious, Unguarded and Dangerous KCS Crossing

(Ogden, Arkansas – January 21, 2016)

Two Arkansas residents, a 37-year-old and a 10-year-old, are both dead after the eastbound 2007 Hyundai in which they were riding with a 66-year-old female driver, was struck on the passenger side and demolished by a northbound Kansas City Southern freight train at the dangerous, unguarded and acutely-angled crossing of Pine Street in the small community of Ogden Thursday afternoon at about 5:27 P.M., CST.

Two Seriously Injured in North Carolina at Dangerous, Non-Gated Norfolk Southern Crossing

(Kinston, North Carolina – January 19, 2016)

Florida Driver Killed by Amtrak Train While Trapped on a CSX Crossing

(Jacksonville, Florida – January 14, 2016)