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It took a fatality

By February 16, 2008 No Comments

WEST FRANKFORT, IL: For years level-headed citizens of this Illinois town had lobbied to get lights and gates installed at this dangerous railroad crossing. It was not until a popular community member lost his life last month that any action was taken, however. This train accident and others at this railroad crossing could have been prevented had the railroad company taken its proper responsibility to protect the motorists in the city through which it frequently travels.

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