Train

(Chris Enright/Wikimedia Commons)

Train Strikes, Kills 15-Year-Old High School Student On Caltrain Tracks

A Caltrain struck and killed a 15-year-old Palo Alto High School student in Palo Alto Monday morning, prompting delays of up to an hour for train commuters, Caltrain officials said.

03/09/2015

A Muni Metro train. (San Francisco Municipal Transportation Agency)

Man Pushed Into Oncoming Muni Train During Fight On Platform Suffers Serious Head Injury

A man was pushed in front of a moving San Francisco Muni train in the Civic Center station Sunday night, according to police.

03/08/2015

(Getty Images)

Hundreds Of Berkeley Diners Possibly Exposed To Measles

A person infected with measles who ate at a Berkeley restaurant may have exposed hundreds of fellow diners to the virus.

02/27/2015

(Photo By Scott Zentner, KMAX-TV)

Typo In Siemens’ High-Speed Rail Display At State Capitol?

California’s High-Speed Rail Authority will soon award a massive contract to one of at least 10 bidders who want to build the new bullet train from San Francisco (or Sacramento) to Southern California. If Siemens gets the job, though, they may want to subcontract with a painter to handle the lettering.

02/24/2015

Caltrain (Lucius Kwok)

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

(CBS)

30 Hurt In Commuter Train Derailment, 4th Train Versus Vehicle Crash In 24 Hours

At least 30 people were injured when a Southern California Metrolink train derailed Tuesday morning after colliding with a tractor trailer on the tracks in Ventura County, in the fourth rail versus vehicle crash in the state within 24 hours.

02/24/2015

Caltrain (CBS)

Man Hit, Killed By Caltrain In Tunnel Near San Francisco Station In 3rd Monday Rail Accident

Caltrain struck and killed a man in a tunnel near the San Francisco station Monday evening in the third Bay Area rail accident of the day.

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

Trains carrying tankers of Bakken crude oil (Jeffery Schaub/CBS)

Bay Area Crude Oil-By-Rail Shipments Halted After Price Per Barrel Drops Sharply

The low price of oil has has prompted an energy company to halt the transportation by rail of Bakken crude through the Bay Area.

02/17/2015

A BART train at the Concord station on Sunday morning.

BART To Receive $5 Million Federal Grant To Protect Trackside Workers

The Federal Transit Administration is awarding BART a $5 million grant to develop a new technology to protect track-side workers.

02/17/2015

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