2 Men Killed Thursday by Amtrak Train Had Been Evicted from Berkeley Homeless CampTwo men who were struck and killed by an Amtrak train in Berkeley on Thursday night were homeless and had just been evicted from a camp nearby.
Capitol Corridor Train Strikes Vehicle On Tracks In Albany, 1 DeadThe Alameda County coroner's bureau responded to a death after a Capitol Corridor train struck a vehicle on the tracks in Albany on Tuesday morning.
SMART Commuter Train Exploring Extension For Hwy 37 Traffic Relief, Amtrak LinkThe State of California wants to know if it’s possible for Sonoma-Marin Area Rail Transit to branch out to help ease traffic in the East Bay.
Avalanche, Rockslide Shuts Down Amtrak Travel Through SierraAmtrak says two trains together carrying nearly 300 passengers to and from the Bay Area stopped and reversed directions due to a railroad track closure in the Sierra Nevada.
Bay Area-Bound Amtrak Train Forced To Make 36-Hour Stop In Oregon MountainsAn Amtrak train bound for the Bay Area with 183 passengers on board is finally on the move, 36 hours after it became stuck in remote part of Oregon.
Fresno Mother Charged In Death Of Daughter Killed By TrainPolice in the Central Valley say a woman has been arrested on felony child neglect charges after her 8-year-old daughter was killed as she crawled under a train in downtown Fresno.
Driver Seriously Injured In Newark Amtrak Train CollisionA motorist was seriously injured Sunday morning when a minivan crashed into an Amtrak train on Cedar Boulevard, according to the Alameda County Fire Department.
Freight Train Derailment Delays Capital Corridor Commute ServiceThe derailment of a Union Pacific freight train near Davis early Friday has delayed the Capitol Corridor commute service between the Bay Area and Sacramento
Man Pushing Grocery Cart Fatally Struck By Train
Amtrak Collides with Freight Train in S. Carolina; 2 Dead, More than 100 HurtAn Amtrak train slammed into a parked freight train early Sunday morning after a thrown switch sent it hurtling down a side track, killing two Amtrak employees and injuring more than 100 people.
Train Carrying GOP Lawmakers To Policy Retreat Hits TruckA chartered train carrying dozens of GOP lawmakers to a Republican retreat in West Virginia struck a garbage truck south of Charlottesville, Virginia on Wednesday.
Three Pedestrians Struck In Separate East Bay Amtrak Accidents Three people were struck by Amtrak trains in the East Bay Wednesday morning and at least one of them has died.
Official: Train Brake Automatically Activated In Fatal WreckInvestigators are looking into whether the Amtrak engineer whose speeding train plunged off an overpass, killing at least three people, was distracted by the presence of an employee-in-training next to him in the locomotive, a federal official said Tuesday.
Amtrak Train On New Route Hurtles Onto Highway, Kills 3An Amtrak train making the first-ever run along a faster new route hurtled off an overpass south of Seattle on Monday and spilled some of its cars onto the highway below, killing at least three people, injuring more than 100 and crushing two vehicles.
San Jose Train Trestle Out Of Service After Damage From FireA train trestle that crosses Willow Creek in San Jose has been damaged and placed out of service after it caught on fire early Wednesday morning, according to the San Jose Fire Department.