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Fatal Train Accident

Marysville Train Tracks

Marysville Teen Girl Struck By Train Still In Critical Condition

A teenage girl was still in critical condition on Sunday after being struck by a freight train while walking to a school dance in Marysville with her boyfriend, who was killed in the accident.

03/23/2014

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Freight Train Strikes, Kills Person In Martinez

A female was struck and killed by a freight train traveling through Martinez Sunday evening, police said.

03/02/2014

Crews inspect the scene near the Walnut Creek BART station where two workers were hit and killed by a train on October 19, 2013. (CBS)

NTSB: BART Workers Killed On Tracks Responsible For Their Own Safety

The two BART workers who were struck and killed by a train while inspecting the tracks during the second day of a BART strike over the weekend were working under a practice in which they were considered responsible for their own safety, a National Transportation Safety Board official said Tuesday.

10/22/2013

Crews inspect the scene near the Walnut Creek BART station where two workers were hit and killed by a train on October 19, 2013. (CBS)

NTSB Launches Probe Into Deaths Of BART Workers Hit By Train

The operator of a BART train that struck and killed two workers near the Walnut Creek station on Saturday was in training, a National Transportation Safety Board investigator confirmed Monday afternoon.

10/21/2013

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1 Killed In San Jose Light Rail Train Accident On Saturday

A person was killed by a light rail train in San Jose Saturday evening, according to a Santa Clara Valley Transportation Authority spokesperson.

06/09/2013

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San Jose School Mourns Sudden Death Of Musically-Gifted Student

A San Jose high school is mourning the sudden death of a talented teenage musician with a vigil on Thursday. Many described him as a rising star. A vigil is being held in his honor Thursday.

03/21/2013