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Pedestrian Hit On Caltrain Tracks In Palo Alto; 5th Bay Area Train Incident In 24 Hours

Trains are halted at the Palo Alto Caltrain Station Tuesday afternoon after a person was hit on the tracks.

02/24/2015

A Caltrain slammed into this car, killing the woman inside on February 23, 2015. (CBS)

Caltrain Fatally Strikes 30-Year-Old Woman In Car On Menlo Park Tracks

A crash late Monday afternoon between a car and Caltrain killed a 30-year-old woman and disrupted service for hours, fire and Caltrain officials said.

02/23/2015

Police conduct an investigation in Morgan Hill after a freight train crashed into a car on the tracks. (CBS)

Freight Train Collides With Car On Tracks In Morgan Hill

A freight train collided with a car on the tracks in Morgan Hill Monday afternoon.

02/23/2015

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Woman Extracted From Car After Train Drags Her 100-Feet In Richmond

A woman was extracted from her vehicle with minor injuries Monday afternoon in Richmond after the car was struck by a train and dragged roughly 100 feet, according to fire officials.

02/09/2015

A guard at a Palo Alto train crossing. (Matt Bigler/CBS)

Palo Alto Community Pitches In For Holiday Gifts For 11 Guards Who Watch Dangerous Train Crossings

$350 gift cards were handed out this week to the 11 guards who keep watch at Palo Alto train tracks as part of the city’s Track Watch program.

12/24/2014

Caltrain.  (CBS)

Caltrain Delayed After Separate Crashes With 2 Vehicles

Caltrain is experiencing delays due to two separate incidents involving trains and cars this evening in Atherton and San Jose, Caltrain officials said.

12/16/2014

Scarves with #CamilleStrong printed to support a Dublin cancer patient. (CBS)

What Would You Do If You Found An Abandoned Package?

Two Oakland women chose to do the right thing by returning an abandoned package they found near train tracks that contained scarves made in support of a teenage cancer patient in Dublin.

12/04/2014

No Trespassing sign posted next to Union Pacific railroad tracks in Livermore. (CBS)

Santa Rosa Secures Funding To Build Bicycle-Pedestrian Bridge

The city of Santa Rosa won’t have to worry about people running across railroad tracks near the Coddingtown Mall area. Regional transportation planners are giving the city an $8.2 million grant to build a bicycle-pedestrian bridge.

09/09/2014

(Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

BART Passengers Facing Delays Over Equipment Problem Near Bay Fair Station Tracks

BART is reporting delays of up to 20 minutes Monday afternoon because of an equipment problem on the tracks near the Bay Fair station.

09/01/2014

(Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

BART Service Returns To Normal For Morning Commute On Pittsburg/Bay Point Line

Service was disrupted through the Tuesday evening commute after a train was taken out of service near the Pleasant Hill station, after it had a problem with a wheel component.

08/27/2014

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