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Four Freight Cars Derail In Oakland’s Union Pacific Rail Yard

One of the cars contained frozen meat and the other three contained wood products. No one was injured in the derailment.

06/24/2014

A BART train at the Concord station on Sunday morning.

BART Service Restored Sunday After Friday Derailment

Service has been restored on a BART line after crews worked through the night to repair tracks damaged by a derailed train.

02/23/2014

Cranes and trucks work to hoist and transport cars involved in the derailment off of elevated BART tracks in Concord.  (CBS)

BART Removes 3rd Of 4 Derailed Cars Near Concord; Full Repairs Expected Saturday

BART removed three of four cars from an out-of-service train that derailed in Concord during the Friday evening commute, prompting buses and a shuttle train to stand in for normal train service between four stations on the Pittsburg/Bay Point line.

CBS San Francisco–02/22/2014

KPIX 5's Paul Deanno posted this picture on Twitter of a BART train derailed between Concord and Pleasant Hill on February 21, 2014. (CBS)

BART Train Derails In Concord, Expect Delays Through Saturday

BART officials are saying that repairs to a damaged train, track and third rail following a derailment at the Concord BART station Friday evening are likely to continue through Saturday night.

02/21/2014

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San Francisco Muni Streetcar Derails In Front Of West Portal Station; Causes Commute Backup

The San Francisco Municipal Transit Agency is investigating the derailment of a Muni streetcar in front of the West Portal Station early Friday morning.

11/15/2013

An Amtrak train from Oakland derailed in Hanford after being hit by a big-rig on October 1, 2012. (CBS)

Amtrak Train From Oakland Collides With Big Rig In Central Valley

At least 30 people were injured when an Amtrak train that was traveling from Oakland to the Central Valley was struck by a big-rig Monday afternoon, Amtrak and local law enforcement officials said.

10/01/2012

BART train, station

Earthquake Early-Warning Sensors To Be Installed On BART System

A new earthquake early-warning system installed by Bay Area Rapid Transit will detect earthquakes precious seconds before the ground starts shaking, allowing trains to be slowed down in an effort to prevent derailments.

09/28/2012

Amtrak Train at Crossing

Emeryville-To-Chicago Amtrak Train Derails In Nebraska

At least seven people were taken to a hospital after an Amtrak train headed from the Bay Area to Chicago and carrying about 175 passengers hit a vehicle and derailed in southwest Nebraska, authorities said.

CBS San Francisco–08/26/2011

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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

A BART train derailed in Concord Sunday.

BART Train Derails In Concord, 3 Hurt

A BART train in Concord headed for San Francisco Sunday morning derailed, causing major delays on the Bay Point line in both directions.

KPIX 5 | CBS San Francisco–03/13/2011

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