Casey says Positive Train Control could have prevented the fatal derailment of Amtrak 188.
The DRPA’s latest study suggests that reopening the station under Franklin Square, near 6th and Race Streets, wouldn’t increase ridership all that much but would enhance the area’s economy.
All lanes of the westbound Pa. Turnpike near mile marker 316 approaching Downingtown are blocked due to a truck fire.
The bridge that connects Sea Isle City and Avalon will remain closed for Memorial Day Weekend, according to officials.
Investigators with the National Transportation Safety Board continue looking at several possible factors, including signals, cell phone records, work records, and more.
Philadelphia-area commuter trains are once again making all stops on the Trenton Line that was disrupted last week by a deadly Amtrak train derailment.
A law set in place nearly 20 years ago capped how much victims could sue for in any single passenger rail incident.
The crash involving 2-tractor trailers, a bus and a car happened around 4am between exits 1 and 2 on the NJTP.
Attorney Bob Mongeluzzi puts the blame on the man at the helm of Amtrak 188 and on the railroad company itself.
The final, farewell concert of the Philadelphia Singers is tomorrow evening, as the group shuts down operations after more than 40 years of performing. Their leader, David Hayes, was aboard the train that derailed.
“Controlled chaos would be an understatement,” said police inspector Mike McCarrick, who runs the police department’s East Division, where the derailment occurred.
Tuesday’s deadly Amtrak train derailment is still affecting mass transit throughout the region.
Service On New Jersey Transit’s Atlantic City Rail Line Scheduled To Resume Between Philadelphia, Cherry Hill
Service had been suspended after Tuesday night’s fatal crash of an Amtrak train in northeast Philadelphia.
Philadelphia DA Seth Williams says once the initial probe is complete, they’ll determine whether criminal charges should be filed and who will prosecute.
Passengers along Amtrak’s northeast corridor will have to figure out other ways to get to their destination for a few more days.