Following Amtrak Derailment In Philadelphia, Caltrain Hopes To Have Positive Train Control System Installed By End of 2015Caltrain officials hope to have the Positive Train Control System installed and up-and-running by the end of 2015.
The Physics Of The Philadelphia Amtrak Derailment: What Happens When Steel Rails Do Battle With Steel Traveling At 106 MPHDouble the train's speed and you quadruple the centripetal force on the rails.
Engineer Involved In Deadly Philadelphia Amtrak Derailment Previously Worked At CaltrainOne 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.
Amtrak Train Derails In Philadelphia, 5 People Dead, Dozens HospitalizedAn Amtrak train headed to New York City derailed in Philadelphia late Tuesday, leaving at least five people dead and more than 50 more injured.
Driver Dead After San Francisco-Bound Amtrak Train Hits Car On TracksPassengers on an Amtrak train from Chicago to San Francisco were delayed after an a car pulled onto the tracks resulting in a collision that killed the car's driver.
1 Person Struck, Killed By Amtrak TrainOne person died after being struck by an Amtrak train Saturday afternoon in Oakland.
Man Drives Away Unharmed After Collision With Amtrak Train In HaywardAn elderly man drove home without stopping after his vehicle was struck by an Amtrak train in Hayward Tuesday morning.
Amtrak San Joaquin Corridor At Near-Record Ridership And Revenue LevelsOne Bay Area Amtrak rail corridor nearly set a record for ridership and revenue in November, despite lower gas prices, Amtrak officials have announced.
Berkeley City Council Meeting Postponed Following 3 Nights Of ProtestFollowing three consecutive nights of protest, Berkeley city officials have canceled Tuesday night’s regularly scheduled city council meeting.
Stockton Amtrak Train Halted After Passenger-Involved Stabbing A person was stabbed on an Amtrak train passing through Stockton, according to police.
Person On Tracks Killed By Amtrak Capitol Corridor Train In OaklandAn Amtrak train has struck and killed a person on the tracks in Oakland Wednesday morning, according to a spokeswoman.
1 Killed, 2 Injured While Taking Photos On Train Tracks In Santa Barbara CountyAuthorities say a passenger train struck people taking photos on a trestle on the California coast and one person was killed and two others were injured.
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Woman Hit, Killed By Amtrak Capitol Corridor Train In Hayward A woman was struck and killed by an Amtrak train in Hayward Tuesday evening, police said.
Travel By Train For Your Next VacationTo get better acquainted with Amtrak, the nation’s railroad service, here’s a simple yet very helpful guide to understanding how get onboard a passenger train.