Collision Reported Between Amtrak Train, Vehicle In PittsburgContra Costa County Fire Protection District firefighters are responding to a reported collision this evening in Pittsburg involving an Amtrak train and a vehicle.
Train Crash Near Brentwood Launches Truck Into Water, Hitting Boat; 2 Critically HurtA man in a pickup truck and a woman on a boat near Brentwood were critically hurt when an Amtrak train hit the pickup truck Thursday, launching the truck into the water where it hit the woman.
Man Rescued From Car Seconds Before Train Slams Into It Suspected Of DUIA driver who narrowly missed being struck by a Caltrain in Sunnyvale Monday night has been cited on suspicion of drunk driving and other offenses in connection with multiple crashes.
Top 9 BART Disasters That Probably Made You Late To WorkRiders who depend on BART to ship them to and from work, school and appointments notice delays are becoming more common. And they're not the only ones.
Man Fatally Struck By VTA Train In MilpitasA Santa Clara Valley Transportation Authority trail struck and killed a man in Milpitas late Wednesday night, VTA and police officials said.
Fire Department Says 2 Treated For Heat Exhaustion After VTA Train Breaks Down In San JoseTwo people had to be treated for heat exhaustion after a VTA light rail train broke down in San Jose due to a mechanical issue, officials with the San Jose Fire Department said.
BART Service Halted After Person Talks About Blowing Up Train In San FranciscoBART closed the 16th Street Mission station in San Francisco earlier Sunday afternoon because a person was talking about explosives and possibly blowing up a train, a BART police lieutenant said Sunday.
Opposition To California High-Speed Rail Project Mounts As Construction Is Set To BeginOpposition continues to mount in both wealthy and working-class communities against the California bullet train.
Muni Cites Computer Glitch For Ending Metro Train 'Double Stopping' After Only 2 DaysMuni officials say they plan on fixing a computer problem that hindered their new 'double-stopping' policy after only two days in practice. The change for metro trains was to expedite service at busy San Francisco stations.
BART Blames Manufacturing Defect For Broken Rail; Says No Danger Of Another BreakBART blames a manufacturing defect for the broken rail that delayed trains for six hours two weeks ago. The good news is that they say they’ve inspected the rest of the rails and didn’t find any other flaws.
Walnut Creek Man One Of Victims In Philadelphia Amtrak Train CrashFifty-five-year-old Abid Gilani was an executive with Wells Fargo in New York. He lived in Walnut Creek so he could be with his family on the weekends.
Broken BART Track Possibly Came From Defective Metal RailThe 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.