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Train accidents

Minnesota Couple Seriously Injured at Dangerous, Unguarded BNSF Crossing

(Pillager, Minnesota – June 7, 2015)

Colorado Mother and Two Children Injured at Dangerous, Unguarded BNSF Crossing

(Manzanola, Colorado – May 30, 2015)

Illinois Truck Driver Seriously Injured at Dangerous, Unguarded Norfolk Southern Crossing

(Christian County, Illinois – May 28, 2015)

Minnesota Driver Killed at Dangerous, Unguarded BNSF Crossing

(Carlton County, Minnesota – August 22, 2012)

A 67-year-old mother, grandmother and retired teacher was killed early Wednesday morning at about 7:58 A.M. when the vehicle she was driving was struck and dragged at least a mile by a Burlington Northern Santa Fe freight train at the dangerous, unguarded crossing of East Mud Lake Road (Carlton County Road 127) and BNSF Railroad tracks near Wright, MN.

Second Fatal Collision at Non-Gated CSX Crossing in Indiana

(Sullivan Indiana – May 24, 2015)

Double Injury Collision at Dangerous, Unguarded Norfolk Southern Crossing where Fireman’s Wife Died in March

(West Point, Indiana – May 22, 2015)

A railroad crossing between Fountain and Tippecanoe Counties just west of West Point, IN became the tragic site of a second car/train collision at about 2:00 P.M. Friday afternoon when two Lafayette, IN residents escaped death but not injury at the crossing of Norfolk Southern Railroad tracks and West Tippecanoe County Line Road.

Minnesota Truck Driver Seriously Injured at Dangerous, Unguarded Union Pacific Crossing

(New Prague, Minnesota – May 19, 2015)

A 30-year-old truck driver from Cottage Grove, MN suffered burns and other undisclosed injuries Tuesday afternoon at about 2:00 P.M. at the dangerous and unguarded grade crossing of Union Pacific Railroad tracks and Scott County Road 2 just north of New Prague, MN when he stopped and then proceeded into the path of a train he apparently neither saw nor heard.

Seven Killed and Hundreds Injured as Amtrak Train Derails in Philadelphia

(Philadelphia, Pennsylvania – May 12, 2015)

Pennsylvania Family of Four Seriously Injured at Dangerous, Unguarded Canadian National Crossing

(Delaware Township, Pennsylvania – May 10, 2015)

Mothers’ Day became a nightmare for a Greenville, Pennsylvania family of four at about 2:00 P.M., EDT Sunday when they were eastbound on Young Road in Delaware Township, Mercer County, PA and were struck at a dangerous and unguarded grade crossing by a southbound pair of Canadian National locomotives headed for Butler County to pick up a train of rail cars.