No Trial For Amtrak Engineer In Deadly Crash Until 2019An Amtrak engineer charged with manslaughter in a deadly high-speed derailment in Philadelphia won't go on trial until next year because of delays in getting evidence from federal investigators.
Crews Battle Fire Coming From Amtrak Train Car At Wilmington StationFirefighters were called to the Amtrak station at 200 East Front St. around 4:20 p.m. for reports of smoke showing from a train car.
Brandon Bostian's Lawyers Tell Judge They Are Unable To Obtain Critical NTSB Documents Into Deadly Amtrak CrashLawyers for Bostian said there are important details missing from the investigation that night because the NTSB has not released them.
Amtrak Resumes Modified Service After Nor'Easter Wreaks Havoc Across The RegionAmtrak resumed service on modified schedules between Washington, D.C. and New York City, but warned travelers to expect significant residual delays
Judge Reinstates Charges Against Amtrak Engineer Involved In Deadly 2015 DerailmentA judge has reinstated manslaughter charges against an Amtrak engineer involved in the deadly 2015 Philadelphia derailment.
How Recent Amtrak Crashes Are Affecting Philadelphia PassengersFollowing another deadly Amtrak train crash, are people feeling uneasy about traveling by train?
Passenger From Philadelphia Describes Moments Following Deadly Train CrashA Philadelphia man was aboard Amtrak train 91 at the time of the crash.
Decision Whether To Reinstate Charges Against Amtrak Engineer Delayed Until FebruaryIn September, reckless endangerment and involuntary manslaughter charges were dismissed against Brandon Bostian, but an appeal was later filed by the state’s attorney general.
Philadelphia Court To Hear Appeal On Dismissed Charges Of Amtrak EngineerAbout a month after a Philadelphia judge dismissed all criminal charges against Bostian for lack of evidence, the state's attorney general filed an appeal.
Washington Mayor Voiced Concerns About New Amtrak Line Earlier This MonthAmtrak train 501 was making its inaugural run along a faster new route when it left the tracks south of Seattle.
Officials: Train Speeding 50 MPH Over Limit Before Deadly DerailmentFederal officials confirmed an Amtrak train was hurtling 50 mph over the speed limit when it careened off an overpass south of Seattle, spilling cars onto the highway below and killing at least three people.
Amtrak Derailment In Washington State Raising The Issue Of Positive Train ControlAmtrak has said the rails where the deadly Washington crash occurred did not have PTC activated.
NTSB: Amtrak's Lax Safety Culture Led To Deadly CrashAmtrak's safety culture suffered major lapses, federal investigators said.
NTSB: Engineer In Deadly Chester Amtrak Crash Had Marijuana In SystemThe National Transportation Safety Board says the engineer involved in a deadly Amtrak crash in Chester last year had marijuana in his system.
Pa. Attorney General To Appeal Judge's Ruling Dropping Criminal Charges Against Amtrak Engineer Involved In Deadly CrashLast month, Judge Thomas Gehret dropped criminal charges against Brandon Bostian following a preliminary hearing.