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Man’s Leg Amputated After Being Pinned Under Freight Train

Philadelphia police officials say this happened around 2:30 this morning near Welsh Road and Grant Avenue when the man somehow became trapped under a CSX freight train.


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NTSB To Determine Cause Of 2012 Paulsboro Train Derailment

The National Transportation Safety Board is set to determine the cause of a train derailment that leaked a hazardous gas in a southern New Jersey community almost two years ago.


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2 Men Fatally Struck By Freight Train In Lehigh County

Authorities say that two young men are dead in eastern Pennsylvania after being struck by a freight train while crossing railroad tracks.


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Man Sitting On NJ Tracks Survives Being Hit By Train

The impact knocked him into the area between the rails, and the train rolled over him without hitting him again.


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Freight Train Derails In Tioga-Nicetown

Investigators are probing what caused a freight train to derail in Philadelphia early Friday morning.


UPDATE: Amtrak Service Resumes After Train Car Catches Fire In Lancaster County

Emergency officials say a propane car has caught fire on a freight train Lancaster County, injuring one person, forcing evacuation and disrupting passenger rail service in Pennsylvania.


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Pottstown Police Officer Rescues Trapped Woman From Train Tracks Just Before Impact

The woman, who is from Sanatoga in Montgomery County, was a passenger in a car that became stuck on the train tracks at the South Hanover Street Crossing in Pottstown around 11 p.m. on Thursday night.


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Person Struck By Freight Train In Philadelphia

The accident happened at S 63rd St and Paschall Avenue in Philadelphia.


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Man Struck, Killed By Freight Train In Delaware

Police are investigating the death of a Delaware man who was struck by a train late Thursday evening.



Driver Killed In Train-Car Collision In Haddon Heights

A driver died after colliding with a freight train in Camden County early Friday morning.