NJ Woman Fatally Struck By Train After Falling On Tracks

New Jersey Transit says the death of 47-year-old Sherylynn Barta, of Mendham, was ruled an accident.


Park Avenue and East 106th Street, where a Metro-North worker was struck and killed March 10, 2014. (credit: Peter Haskell/WCBS 880)

Preliminary Investigation: Metro-North Worker Killed By Train Strayed From Protected Area

The railroad said it happened at 12:54 a.m. Monday at Park Avenue and East 106th Street.



Police: Driver Bailed, Left Car On NJ TRANSIT Tracks After Hitting Train

Police in Jersey City were searching Wednesday night for a driver who blew through a red light, slammed into a light rail train, and left the car on the tracks.


Two Metro-North trains collided in Bridgeport, Conn., on May 17, 2013. (credit: CBS 2)

Wrecked Metro-North Trains Removed From Connecticut Tracks

The wrecked Metro-North trains from the accident last week that left dozens of people injured were set to be removed from the tracks in Connecticut Sunday.


Liam Armstrong, 18, was struck and killed by a subway while attempting to cross the tracks on March 26, 2013. (credit: Image via Facebook)

Funeral Held For L.I. Teen Struck By Subway Train

Liam Armstrong died last week on his 18th birthday after he was was struck by a Bronx-bound No. 2 express train.


Liam Armstrong, 18, was struck and killed by a subway while attempting to cross the tracks on March 26, 2013. (credit: Image via Facebook)

Funeral Set For L.I. Teen Killed By Subway Train

Liam Armstrong of Nesconset died while celebrating his 18th birthday with friends Tuesday after being hit by a Bronx-bound, No. 2 express train.


(credit: Brandon Stanton/Humans Of New York)

Dramatic Photo Shows Subway Stopped Just Feet Away From Person Who Fell On Tracks

The incident comes as the Transport Workers Union has launched a campaign to get trains to slow down before they enter the station.


Railroad Crossing (file / credit:

Authorities Probe Why Man Killed by Freight Train Was On Tracks

A 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.


NJ Transit Train (file / credit: PAUL J. RICHARDS/AFP/Getty Images)

NJ Transit: Hoboken-Bound Train Kills Man On Tracks

The incident caused delays of up to 60 minutes on the Bergen Line. NJ Transit spokeswoman Courtney Carroll says the passengers were transferred to two trains to continue their trip.


NJ Transit (credit: CBS 2)

Normal Service Resumes On NJ Transit Trains Following Fatality On The Tracks

The unidentified woman was killed at the Short Hills station at around 5:00 a.m., causing nearly hour-long delays on the Morris & Essex line.


New York City Subways

NYC Man Loses Toes To Subway Train

Police said Anatoliy Zilberman also suffered severe bruising from the incident. He somehow made it to the express tracks north of Union Square when the No. 4 train passed by.


NJ Transit train - File / Photo: PAUL J. RICHARDS/AFP/Getty Images

Paterson Girl Fatally Struck By NJ Transit Train

New Jersey Transit says teenager Saraly Orengo was fatally struck by a train in Paterson while walking on the tracks moments before the accident happened Friday.


Overhead railroad tracks are seen in the Astoria neighborhood of Queens, NY - Oct 19, 2010 - Photo: Paul Murnane / WCBS 880

It’s Raining Rocks On One Queens Neighborhood

Longtime residents say falling rocks and debris have always been issue, but recent track work high overhead leaves you feeling like a moving target.


NJ Transit (credit: CBS 2)

NJ Transit Train Strikes, Kills Man

New Jersey Transit says a Paterson man sitting on the tracks in northern New Jersey was struck and killed by a passenger train.