A person was killed by a Caltrain in Palo Alto on Saturday morning. The fatality occurred at the California Avenue Caltrain station around 10:15 a.m. With almost 600 passengers on the train, no one inside was reported hurt in the accident. According to CBS San Francisco, “Emergency workers were dispatched to the scene and trains…

An Ace train struck a pickup in Fremont on Monday morning. The driver of the pickup truck was found unconscious in the pickup truck. The live footage showed the pickup overturned in a ditch. The pickup driver was confirmed dead from the accident, according to NBC Bay Area. There are no injuries reported among the…

On Thursday, a person was fatally struck by Bart in Oakland. The victim’s identity has yet to be announced. The accident occurred at the MacArthur Bart Station around 3:00 p.m.  According to Patch, the death forced the closure of the station for more than 3 hours and caused major delays during the afternoon and evening…

A man was trespassing on the Caltrain tracks and was fatally struck by a connecting train. This accident occurred near a major connection of the tracks, 22nd Street Caltrain Station. According to CBS San Francisco, the northbound commuter train killed the man and caused lengthy delays throughout the Peninsula and South Bay. The name of…

Train Accident Lawyers The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) is currently trying to get the word out about the importance of railroad crossing safety. Their “Stop. Trains Can’t” campaign is running from Monday, February 26th until Sunday, April 1st. The campaign will include paid advertising to educate motorists on the importance of stopping at…

A Caltrain collided with a stalled car in Atherton on Saturday night. The car was stalled on the tracks near Watkins Avenue. NBC Bay Area confirmed the car was not occupied at the time of the crash; reports indicate that the driver turned onto the track while using GPS and got stuck. The diver was…

Just today, a man was killed by a Metrolink train in North Hollywood. The accident occurred near Laurel Canyon Boulevard and Lankershim Boulevard. According to the Los Angeles Times, the person has yet to be identified, and he was struck in an area not meant for pedestrians. The authorities are currently investigating the train accident…

Just this morning, a chartered Amtrak train carrying Republican Congress members crashed into a garbage truck in West Virginia. The authorities are currently investigating the incident and crews are inspecting all the equipment for damage, NBC News stated. One passenger in the garbage truck is confirmed dead, and one critically injured. The number of injuries…

The California Department of Transportation (Caltrans) recently issued a press release about roadway fatalities at railroad crossings across the state. According to Caltrans, California is leading the nation for deaths at railroad crossings. Between 2015 and 2016, at-grade rail crossing fatalities went up 80 percent in California. Caltrans is calling on motorists, pedestrians, and cyclists…

  The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) wants to get the word out about railroad crossing safety. Their “Stop! Trains Can’t” campaign is all about raising awareness about railroad crossing safety and the capabilities of trains in areas with motorists and pedestrians. The U.S. Department of Transportation (U.S. DOT) reports that about every 3…

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