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Railroad Crossing

Railroad Crossing

Man Killed When Train Hits Minivan In Hobart

A man was killed Monday afternoon when a freight train struck a minivan at a crossing in northwest Indiana.

CBS Chicago–11/21/2011

The Ford Motor Co. plant near the intersection of 130th Street and Torrence Avenue. (Credit: CBS)

Project To Separate Rail Crossing From Road At 130th And Torrence

A $150 million dollar publicly and privately funded construction project on the far Southeast Side will lower roads and raise bridges to improve commerce.

CBS Chicago–08/23/2011

Two people were injured when a train hit this pickup truck in northwest suburban Itasca on July 3, 2011. (Credit: CBS)

Two Injured When Pickup Hit By Train In Itasca

Two people were injured overnight when a train hit a pickup truck in northwest suburban Itasca.

CBS Chicago–07/03/2011

A car parks appropriately at a railroad intersection in Plainfield. (CBS)

Drivers Ticketed For Stopping Atop Railroad Crossings

Suburban Plainfield police launched a sting operation to ticket motorists who do not observe the marning signals at railroad crossings. CBS 2’s Mike Parker observed the crackdown.

03/04/2011