Railroad News

Two Passengers Injured as RTD Train Derails in Golden, Colorado

(Jefferson County, Colorado – March 11, 2023)

Two passengers aboard a RTD light rail train were transported to local hospitals after the train they were on derailed near the Jefferson County Government Center in Golden, Colorado. The derailment occurred last Saturday morning at about 9:30 am.

The derailed train was operating on the W line at the time of the derailment. According to the RTD, the Jefferson Government Center-Golden Station will remain closed to the public until further notice. The cause of the derailment is under investigation.