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Freight train.  (Photo by Luke Sharrett/Getty Images)

Freight Train Hits Teens Walking To Dance In Marysville, 1 Dead

Marysville was reeling Saturday after learning that a teenage boy was killed and a teenage girl was seriously injured after they were hit by a freight train while walking to a Sadie Hawkins Day dance.

03/22/2014

Jenna Betti was killed when she was struck by a train in Martinez (Betti Family)

Hundreds Attend Funeral For Teen Killed By Train In Martinez

Dressed in pink and black, hundreds of people packed a Pleasant Hill church Friday morning to remember a 14-year-old girl who was tragically struck and killed by a train in Martinez earlier this week.

03/07/2014

Police on the scene of a fatal train crash where a teen girl was killed on the tracks in Martinez. (CBS)

8th Grader’s Dropped Cellphone May Have Led To Deadly Martinez Train Wreck

A 14-year-old girl was fatally struck by a freight train traveling through Martinez Sunday evening, police said. A family friend said she ran back to get her phone and was sucked under the train as it approached.

03/03/2014

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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

(AP)

Freight Train Strikes, Kills Man In Palo Alto

A male victim was struck and killed by a Union Pacific Railroad Co. freight train Monday evening in Palo Alto, a Caltrain spokeswoman said.

02/18/2013

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Freight Train Crashes Into Car In Salinas, Killing 1, Injuring 4

A freight train has slammed into a car along a rural dirt road in California, killing a passenger and injuring the driver and three children.

01/28/2013

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Elderly Car Passenger Killed By Freight Train In San Leandro

An elderly woman riding in a car was killed Tuesday night when the car became stuck on railroad tracks on a wrong turn and was hit by a freight train, police said.

04/11/2012

(CBS)

Oakley Train Fatality Possible Suicide

A person was killed in Oakley Monday morning after stepping into the path of an oncoming freight train.

CBS San Francisco–01/17/2011

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