Freight Train

Tractor-Trailer Bursts Into Flames After Being Hit By Freight Train In QueensIt happened around 1 a.m. Wednesday on Rust Street near 57th Place in Maspeth.
Freight Locomotive Derails, Spills Fuel In Maspeth, QueensA freight locomotive derailed and spilled several gallons of fuel Tuesday evening in Maspeth, Queens.
Environmental Group Pushes For More Oil Freight Train Safety MeasuresThe derailment of a freight train pulling empty oil cars in upstate New York has raised concerns with environmental groups voicing opposition to the hauling of shale oil along the Hudson River.
Freight Train, Car Carrier Collide In West NyackA freight train and a car carrier exploded into flames following a violent collision in West Nyack.
Some Delays Expected As Crews Wrap Up Work On Damaged Hudson Line TrackMetro-North said Sunday that crews made significant progress this weekend in rebuilding 1,500 feet of damaged track. They said they expect to have the second track back in service following Monday's AM peak service.
Metro-North Hudson Line Back On Track With 'Scattered Delays'The railroad says all trains are running with scattered delays of up to 15 minutes until 10 p.m. After 10 p.m., bus service will connect commuters to shuttle train service.
MTA: Hudson Line Service To Be Back For Morning CommuteService is expected to resume on Metro-North's Hudson line in time for the Monday morning commute, following a suspension triggered by a freight train derailment Thursday night. The transit agency said delays were possible for the morning rush hour.
Travel Woes Continue On Metro-North Hudson Line After DerailmentRiders who use Metro-North’s Hudson Line had a tough Friday commute and traveling on the rails over the weekend was expected to be rough as well.
Derailment To Hamstring Morning Commute For Metro-North Hudson Line CustomersA freight train derailment in the Bronx has forced service on Metro-North's Hudson line to be suspended indefinitely, the transit agency announced Thursday night.
LIRR: Rush Hour Service Disruptions Expected Through Friday As Crews Repair Damaged TrackThe LIRR said it is canceling seven trains during the evening rush hour. It will also end one of the trains at Jamaica.
Amtrak Service Resumes After Day-Long Service DisruptionService was emporarily suspended for most of the day Sunday due to an early morning freight train derailment near New Haven, Connecticut.
Authorities Probe Why Man Killed by Freight Train Was On TracksA man who was struck and killed by a freight train in Hawthorne, N.J., has been identified, but investigators Sunday still did not know why he was on the tracks.
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