The company that inspected a section of rail between the 16th Street and Civic Station BART stations in San Francisco that broke last week and caused a major service disruption noticed an anomaly in that area last September, a BART executive said Thursday.
Following Amtrak Derailment In Philadelphia, Caltrain Hopes To Have Positive Train Control System Installed By End of 2015
Caltrain officials hope to have the Positive Train Control System installed and up-and-running by the end of 2015.
One day after an Amtrak train derailed in Philadelphia, killing seven people, officials said the engineer who was behind the controls had previously worked on commuter rail in the Bay Area.
An Amtrak train headed to New York City derailed in Philadelphia late Tuesday, leaving at least five people dead and more than 50 more injured.
A child was hit and killed by a San Francisco Municipal Transit light rail vehicle in the Outer Mission District Tuesday.
Bicyclists looking for room on Caltrain will have a new online tool to help them anticipate when and where to board the train.
A man who was shot in the face on board a San Francisco Municipal Railway light-rail train in the city’s Bayview District Monday afternoon was expected to survive his injuries, police said Wednesday.
BART service is recovering Monday morning after a mechanical problem on a train caused smoke to fill the 16th Street Mission station platform.
A person has died on the BART tracks at the Civic Center station in San Francisco Thursday morning, a BART spokesman said today.
BART’s since-suspended “simple approval” practice was the probable cause of an accident that killed two track workers in Contra Costa County in 2013 according to the NTSB.