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  • Train Derails in Taiwan — Killing 22 People and Injuring 171

    Twenty-two people were killed and 171 others injured on Sunday when one of Taiwan’s newer, faster trains derailed on a curve along a popular weekend route, officials said. The Puyuma express train was carrying more than 366 passengers from a suburb of Taipei toward Taitung, a city on Taiwan’s...
  • Who’s the goat? 2 goats found roaming on Brookyn train tracks!

    Two goats were found grazing on grass Monday morning as they roamed down the sea beach line of the N train in Borough Park, Brooklyn. The MTA first became aware of the goats at the Eighth Avenue stop in Sunset Park, when a train operator alerted the authority’s Rail...
  • 4 people injured when trains collide, derail in Kentucky

    GEORGETOWN, Ky. (AP) – Two freight trains collided and derailed shortly before midnight, injuring four people and igniting a fire that forced nearby residents to evacuate, authorities said Monday. Nearby residents were evacuated “out of an abundance of caution after the crash was reported at 11:14 p.m., Lexington Fire Lt....
  • South Carolina train crash leaves at least 2 dead, 70 hurt

    CAYCE, S.C. (AP) – A crash between an Amtrak passenger train and a CSX freight train in South Carolina on Sunday killed two people and injured about 70 others, authorities said. The Amtrak train was heading from New York to Miami with about 139 people on board when the crash...
  • Video: Train crew not using electronic devices before crash

    SEATTLE (AP) – Video from the cab of the Amtrak train that hurtled off the tracks in Washington state, killing three people and injuring dozens, shows that the engineer did not appear to be using a cellphone or any other personal electronic device just before the derailment, federal investigators said...
  • Several hurt in ‘Terrorist’ Attack on London underground train! Manhunt on the way!

    An explosion on a London underground train on Friday morning left several passengers with burn injuries on the face and hair on fire. Heavily armed police were seen rushing to the Parsons Green station on the District line, said media reports. ‘We are aware of an incident at Parsons...
  • Police Officer Saves teenage girl life trying to commit suicide!

    MONROE COUNTY, MI (WTOL) – A police officer saved the life of a girl who was attempting to end her life by standing in the path of an oncoming train on Tuesday. Carleton police were called to the CSX Railroad property around 4:00 p.m. Officers were told a 14-year-old...
  • New Jersey Transit train derails at NY Penn Station!

    NEW YORK — An NJ Transit train with no passengers on board derailed at New York Penn Station early Wednesday, officials said. The derailment occurred on Track 4 around 5:15 a.m., according to 7ABC.com. No injuries were reported. Only the conductor was aboard. NJ Transit was reporting 20 minute delays...
  • More than 30 injured in surburban Philadelphia train crash

    A SEPTA regional train in this file photo. An inbound Norristown High Speed Line train crashed into an unoccupied, parked train at the 69th Street Terminal in Upper Darby. (Photo: JACQUELINE LARMA/AP) More than 30 people were injured when an inbound train crashed into another that was parked at a station in...