NTSB: Distracted Engineer To Blame For Deadly Amtrak DerailmentBrandon Bostian lost track of where he was and accelerated to a 106 mph as his train approached a sharp curve with a 50 mph speed limit, investigators said at a National Transportation Safety Board hearing convened to pinpoint the cause of the tragedy.
Official: Amtrak Engineer Distracted By Radio Transmissions In Crash That Killed 8 In Philadelphia Last YearThe Amtrak engineer whose speeding train jumped the tracks along a curve in Philadelphia last year, killing eight people, was distracted by radio transmissions, a U.S. official briefed on the investigation said Monday.
Amtrak Engineer Recalls Opening Throttle Before Fatal Philadelphia CrashThe National Transportation Safety Board has wrapped up its investigative phase into the crash that killed eight people and injured about 200 others.
PHOTOS: NTSB Releases Valhalla Metro-North Crash ImagesThe National Transportation Safety Board released new images of the deadliest Metro-North crash in the railroad's history.
NTSB Releases Photos Of Deadly Valhalla Metro-North Crash, Documents On SUV DriverThe NTSB also released a host of documents and photos on train maintenance, witnesses statements, police and fire reports and third rail specifications.
Family Identifies Pilot Killed In Small Plane Crash In QueensPhil McGee said his brother, 57-year-old James "Brad'' McGee, was killed.
NTSB To Investigate Small Plane Crash Off Breezy PointAuthorities recovered a male body and parts of the aircraft, including pieces of fiberglass, an aircraft wheel, fuselage and personal property.
Victims’ Families Intend To Sue Pickup Driver Accused Of DWI In Deadly LI CrashIt has been 9 weeks since the devastating limo crash in Long Island's wine country claimed four lives. Four others were seriously injured and are now out of the hospital.
NTSB: Controller Sent Pilot In Fatal Hicksville Plane Crash To Runway That Doesn't ExistA preliminary accident report indicates a pilot killed when his plane crashed at a railroad crossing this month on Long Island had been directed by an air traffic controller to a landing strip that no longer exists at a closed airport.
Pilot Killed When Small Plane Crashes Near Essex County Airport In New JerseyWest Caldwell police say the crash occurred shortly after 10 a.m. Saturday, about a half-mile from the Essex County Airport in Fairfield.
NTSB Says Truck Driver Fatigue To Blame In Fatal Tracy Morgan Crash The National Transportation Safety Board is blaming a fatigued Walmart truck driver for a June 7, 2014 New Jersey Turnpike crash that severely injured comedian Tracy Morgan and killed another comedian.
NTSB: Amtrak Engineer Didn't Use Phone Before Deadly Philly CrashThe engineer driving an Amtrak train wasn't using his cellphone in the moments before the train derailed in Philadelphia last month, deepening the mystery of what caused the accident.