Amtrak Collides with Freight Train in S. Carolina; 2 Dead, More than 100 HurtAn Amtrak train slammed into a parked freight train early Sunday morning after a thrown switch sent it hurtling down a side track, killing two Amtrak employees and injuring more than 100 people.
Train Carrying GOP Lawmakers To Policy Retreat Hits TruckA chartered train carrying dozens of GOP lawmakers to a Republican retreat in West Virginia struck a garbage truck south of Charlottesville, Virginia on Wednesday.
Three Pedestrians Struck In Separate East Bay Amtrak Accidents Three people were struck by Amtrak trains in the East Bay Wednesday morning and at least one of them has died.
Official: Train Brake Automatically Activated In Fatal WreckInvestigators are looking into whether the Amtrak engineer whose speeding train plunged off an overpass, killing at least three people, was distracted by the presence of an employee-in-training next to him in the locomotive, a federal official said Tuesday.
Amtrak Train On New Route Hurtles Onto Highway, Kills 3An Amtrak train making the first-ever run along a faster new route hurtled off an overpass south of Seattle on Monday and spilled some of its cars onto the highway below, killing at least three people, injuring more than 100 and crushing two vehicles.
San Jose Train Trestle Out Of Service After Damage From FireA train trestle that crosses Willow Creek in San Jose has been damaged and placed out of service after it caught on fire early Wednesday morning, according to the San Jose Fire Department.
Man Trespassing On Tracks Struck And Killed By Amtrak Train In MartinezA Capitol Corridor train was on its way to Oakland from Sacramento when the strike happened around 11:45 a.m.
Homicide, Stabbing Suspect Arrested After Jumping Off Amtrak Train In MartinezA suspect in a Kansas homicide was arrested Saturday in Martinez after he allegedly stabbed someone on a train and jumped from the train.
Pedestrian Fatally Struck By Amtrak Train In North RichmondA pedestrian was struck and killed by an Amtrak train in unincorporated North Richmond Thursday morning, an agency spokeswoman said.
Amtrak Train Strikes Pedestrian; Capitol Corridor DelaysAn eastbound Capitol Corridor train struck and killed a person Thursday morning, according to officials at Amtrak and the Contra Costa County coroner's office.
No Injuries Reported After Amtrak Train Strikes Truck In RichmondCutting Boulevard has reopened after emergency crews cleared the scene where an Amtrak train struck a big-rig in Richmond Tuesday morning, according to police.
Woman Walking Dog Hit By Amtrak Train In MartinezA woman walking her dog across train tracks in Martinez was struck and injured by an Amtrak train Tuesday morning.