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Motor vehicles

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

Texas Driver Killed at Dangerous, Unguarded Union Pacific Crossing

(Shepherd, Texas – June 11, 2014)

A 60-year-old local resident was killed Wednesday afternoon at about 3:50 P.M.  by a southbound Union Pacific freight train at the dangerous, unguarded crossing of UPRR tracks and Yeager Lane between Cleveland and Shepherd, TX.

Volunteer Firefighter Seriously Injured at Dangerous, Unguarded Norfolk Southern Crossing

(Kinston, North Carolina – June 10, 2014)

Signal Integrity Questioned when Amtrak Train Killed Father at BNSF Crossing

(Madera Ranchos, California – June 1, 2014)

Suspicious circumstances surround the tragic death of a 66-year-old father at the signalized grade crossing of Avenue 12 and Burlington Northern Santa Fe Railway tracks in Madera County, CA at about 9:30 A.M. Sunday morning, as reports of past crossing signal malfunctions have surfaced since the tragedy this weekend.  

Two Killed and Two Injured at Dangerous, Unguarded Norfolk Southern Crossing

(Harriman, Tennessee – May 30, 2014)

A tragedy took two young adult lives and caused serious injury to two more, all of whom were students and athletes at Roane State Community College in Roane County, TN, Friday evening at about 9:30 P.M. when their 2000 Nissan Maxima was struck and dragged by a Norfolk Southern freight train going about 40 mph at the dangerous, unguarded crossing of Mountain View Road and NS railroad tracks in Harriman, TN.

Driver Injured by Amtrak Train at Dangerous, Unguarded CSX Crossing

(New Buffalo, Michigan – May 19, 2014)

Driver Killed at Dangerous, Unguarded and Obscured BNSF Crossing

(Enid, Oklahoma – May 6, 2014)

A 26-year-old local resident was killed Tuesday afternoon at about 2:24 P.M. when his southbound 2007 Jeep Liberty SUV was struck and heavily damaged by a westbound 76-car BNSF freight train at the dangerous, unguarded and tree-line obscured crossing of North 42nd Street and BNSF Railway tracks just east of Enid, OK.