Elwood Warns Of Dangers From Heavy Truck TrafficOfficials 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.
Amtrak Train From Chicago Derails In MichiganAn Amtrak train headed from Chicago to Pontiac, Michigan with 178 people onboard derailed Sunday morning two miles east of Niles, Michigan.
Retired San Francisco Firefighter's Body Found After He Never Made It To ChicagoThe body of a retired San Francisco firefighter has been found in Nebraska, after he disappeared from a Chicago-bound Amtrak train.
Human Foot Found Under Amtrak Train In Rail YardWorkers found a human foot underneath an Amtrak train while performing maintenance in a rail yard near the Chicago River’s South Branch.
Amtrak Train Headed For Chicago Derails In MichiganAn Amtrak train heading to Chicago hit a truck and derailed Wednesday morning in southeast Michigan.
Amtrak Train To Chicago Halted In Central IllinoisAn Amtrak train headed for Chicago was halted Tuesday morning when it hit a utility truck on the tracks in central Illinois.
Amtrak, Metra Trains Collide At Union StationAn Amtrak train hit a Metra commuter train Friday morning at Union Station, sending as many as 12 people to area hospitals.
Amtrak Train Strikes Car, Killing Woman