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A KPIX 5 crew captured this video of Bakken crude oil getting unloaded from a train at a rail yard in Richmond. (CBS)

State Railroad Bridges Not Getting Inspected As Volatile Fracked Oil Shipments Set To Increase Dramatically

As rail shipments of crude oil into California are expected to rise exponentially, the state has not tasked anyone with inspecting thousands of railroad bridges across the state that will carry the tankers, even as derailments and explosions are on the rise in other parts of the county.

05/18/2014

A BART train derailed near the North Concord Station. (CBS0

BART Train Derails Near North Concord Station

A BART train derailed near the North Concord station Thursday night, according to a witness.

04/17/2014

A VTA light rail train is disabled after derailing near North First Street and Tasman 
Drive, July 15, 2013. (CBS)

VTA Light-Rail Train Derails In San Jose

A Santa Clara Valley Transportation Authority light-rail train partially derailed in San Jose Monday morning, a transit spokeswoman said.

07/15/2013

VTA crews check the tracks at Children's Discovery Museum station in San Jose after a light-rail vehicle derailed near the station, September 15, 2011. (CBS)

VTA Light Rail Train Derails In San Jose

A light rail vehicle derailed early Thursday as it pulled out of the Children’s Discovery Museum station during its last run of the day, officials from the Santa Clara Valley Transportation Authority said.

09/15/2011

BART Derailment

Concord BART Derailment Probe Could Take Months

The investigation into what caused two train cars to derail outside the Concord station on Sunday morning is expected to take weeks or even months, a BART spokesman said Monday.

CBS San Francisco–03/14/2011

San Francisco Muni

San Francisco Muni Light Rail Service Disrupted After Derailment

San Francisco Municipal Railway’s Muni Metro service operated “very slow and very crowded” on Friday afternoon due to the morning derailment of a light rail vehicle near the Castro Street station.

CONNECT WITH KCBS–02/11/2011

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