No injuries in Amtrak derailment outside Union Station
According to several local news sources, no injuries were reported when Amtrak’s combined Lake Shore Limited from Boston and New York derailed just outside Chicago Union Station this morning. The accident remains under investigation at this time.
—Passenger Train Journal
January 6, 2018
Napa Valley Wine Train is considering adding a commuter car to one of its regular trains between Napa and St. Helena, Calif.
January 5, 2018
The request for proposals calls for a base order of at least 12 new or 15 remanufactured locomotives with options for up to 30 additional new locomotives or 27 additional remanufactured locomotives, for a total of up to 42 new or remanufactured locomotives.
January 2, 2018
No injuries were reported when a rebuilt PCC trolley collided with a box truck in San Francisco on New Year’s Day.
December 31, 2017
According to a post on Brightline’s official Facebook page, limited service between Fort Lauderdale and West Palm Beach, Fla., will begin the week of January 8.
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