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.
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.
Cyclist Killed By Union Pacific Train While Crossing Tracks In RichmondA female bicyclist was struck and killed Saturday afternoon in Richmond by an eastbound Union Pacific freight train, a Union Pacific spokesman said.
Amtrak Commuter Train Strikes, Kills Person On Tracks In Santa Clara A person was struck and killed by a Capitol Corridor train in Santa Clara Friday afternoon.
Amtrak Train Kills Man Walking On Railroad Tracks In Fremont A man was struck and killed by an Amtrak train in Fremont Friday evening, delaying the train and tying up traffic in the area, according to police.
Marysville Teen Girl Struck By Train Still In Critical ConditionA 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.
Freight Train Strikes, Kills Person In MartinezA female was struck and killed by a freight train traveling through Martinez Sunday evening, police said.
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.
NTSB Launches Probe Into Deaths Of BART Workers Hit By TrainThe 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.
1 Killed In San Jose Light Rail Train Accident On SaturdayA person was killed by a light rail train in San Jose Saturday evening, according to a Santa Clara Valley Transportation Authority spokesperson.
San Jose School Mourns Sudden Death Of Musically-Gifted StudentA 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.