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Fires force late trains through Ashland

ASHLAND, Ore. — The train that runs between Weed and Eugene usually travels through Ashland during the day. Now, to reduce fire risk, the train will start running at night. The change is due to the fact that it’s a lot hotter …

Train stabbing thief apprehended

Portland, Ore. (KGW) – Police in Portland have arrested a man accused of stealing from one of the good Samaritans killed in last week’s train stabbing as he lay dying. The crime shocked an already-traumatized community. Moments after Rick Best was fatally …

Train derails in northern California

CASTELLA, Calif. – Investigators are working to determine why a train derailed in Shasta County, California Tuesday. KRCR reports the derailment happened around 11:30 a.m. 18 miles south of Mt. Shasta in the upper Sacramento Canyon along Interstate 5. One of the …

Redding man hit by freight train

REDDING, Calif. – A Redding man is in critical condition after police said he was struck by a freight train. The Redding Police Department said 37-year-old Edmund Lee Jung was possibly intoxicated when he was hit by a train at around 12:46 …

Train slams into New Jersey station

Hoboken, N.J. (NBC News) — At least one person is dead and dozens more injured after a commuter train crashed directly into a Hoboken, New Jersey transit station Thursday morning. The accident occurred during the morning rush hour. The train is used …