All Posts Tagged Tag: ‘train derails’

Colorado Derailment Causes Minor Oil Leak

A 100-car Pacific Union train derailed west of La Salle, Colo. on Friday at around 8:00 am. The train had been loaded in Windsor with Niobrara crude oil that was bound for New York. Union Pacific Railroad sent crews to the derailment site where they spent much of the afternoon working to clean up and contain the mess. No injuries …

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Bart Derailment: Service Stalled As Repairs Continue

A train derailment at the Concord, Calif. BART station on Friday continued to hold up services into the weekend. According to a statement by BART, the train had just gone out of service when at around 6:30 pm, some wheels went off the track. The San Jose Mercury News reported that witnesses described a “strong electrical odor” as lingering in …

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Metro-North Train Derails In New York [BREAKING]

A Metro-North train derailed early this morning in the Bronx along the Hudson River leaving two dead and many injured. Aaron Donovan, a spokesman for the Metropolitan Transportation Authority, informed us that five out of the seven cars, coming South from Poughkeepsie, New York, derailed at approximately 7:20 a.m. The train left Poughkeepsie at around 5:54 a.m. and was scheduled …

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