Strong winds from a thunderstorm blew over a portion of a freight train on the West Side Wednesday night, briefly halting nearby Metra trains.
Service has been restored after a CTA Blue Line train derailed Monday morning near the O’Hare station, according to the CTA’s website.
While the cause is still under investigation CBS 2′s Jim Williams talked with the boss of that company about his plan to help a small Quebec town in need.
It looked like the July 4th miracle: A train derails and authorities say no one was injured They were wrong.
A freight train carrying alcohol derailed in the 2000 block of East 95th Street in Chicago.
A freight train derailment Sunday is causing delays for Metra Union Pacific trains in west suburban Bellwood.
An Amtrak train headed from Chicago to Pontiac, Michigan with 178 people onboard derailed Sunday morning two miles east of Niles, Michigan.
Residents within a square mile of a train derailment in Gary’s Miller section were being asked Sunday to stay indoors as much as possible to allow emergency and heavy equipment workers to clean up the wreckage.
Canadian National Railway has agreed to pay more than $36 million to the family of a 44-year-old woman who was killed in a train derailment and explosion in Rockford two years ago.
Many residents of a central Illinois town was evacuated early Friday, after a train containing denatured alcohol derailed and several cars exploded.