Officials in southwest suburban Elwood have released police dashboard camera video of a semi-trailer truck going through a railroad crossing gate, to illustrate the village’s point that trucks are creating dangerous conditions as it fights a lawsuit by an intermodal facility.
An Amtrak train headed from Chicago to Pontiac, Michigan with 178 people onboard derailed Sunday morning two miles east of Niles, Michigan.
The body of a retired San Francisco firefighter has been found in Nebraska, after he disappeared from a Chicago-bound Amtrak train.
Workers found a human foot underneath an Amtrak train while performing maintenance in a rail yard near the Chicago River’s South Branch.
An Amtrak train heading to Chicago hit a truck and derailed Wednesday morning in southeast Michigan.
An Amtrak train headed for Chicago was halted Tuesday morning when it hit a utility truck on the tracks in central Illinois.
An Amtrak train hit a Metra commuter train Friday morning at Union Station, sending as many as 12 people to area hospitals.
CHICAGO (STMW) – Patrice Robinson died Thursday night when the car she was riding in allegedly went around railroad crossing gates and was struck by a New York City-bound Amtrak train.