Blue Line Operator Dozed Off Before Train Jumped Tracks At O'Hare just before 3 a.m. Monday, a train failed to stop as it pulled into the O’Hare station, and jumped the tracks onto the platform, then went up the escalator, stopping just short of the turnstiles.
Derailed Freight Train Causes Metra Delays, CancellationsA freight train derailment in west suburban Cicero Monday night has caused service disruptions on Metra’s BNSF Line that have lasted into the Tuesday morning commute.
Freight Train Derails In New LenoxThe cars that derailed remained upright, but one hit and damaged a locomotive that was stopped on the adjacent track.
Purple Line Service Halted After Train Derails Leaving Howard Station A CTA Purple Line train derailed Friday evening in the North Side Rogers Park neighborhood, halting service in both directions.
Metra Seeks Delay In Deadline For New Safety System, Citing CostMetra and other railroads have until the end of 2015 to install “positive train control” systems – which allow a computer to override human error, and take control of a train, but railroads have asked for a three-year extension to implement the system.
Red Line Train Derails In EnglewoodNormal service has resumed on the CTA Red Line after a train derailed early Thursday in the South Side Englewood neighborhood.
Freight Train Derailment Snarls Metra SouthWest Service TrainsService on Metra’s Southwest Service between downtown and southwest suburban Manhattan has been disrupted Thursday afternoon by the derailment of a freight train locomotive on the South Side.
Service Resumes After Red Line Train Derails Near Armitage The Red Line and Brown Line resumed service on Thursday afternoon after a train car derailed on the North Side, creating a commuter nightmare for riders trying to get downtown.
CTA Train Derails Near Midway Airport, Two Workers HurtTwo CTA employees were injured when an Orange Line train derailed in a train yard near Midway Airport early today.
Red Line Service Back To Normal After Derailment At GranvilleNormal service resumed on the Red Line Monday morning after an eight-car train derailed Sunday afternoon on the North Side, authorities said.
Service Suspended After CTA 'Derailment' Near North Side StationThe Chicago Transit Authority expected to have full service on the Red Line Monday morning after an eight-car train derailed Sunday afternoon on the North Side.
Derailed Amtrak Train Switched To Wrong TrackAn Amtrak passenger train that left the tracks near Niles, Mich., Sunday was reportedly switched to the wrong track.
Plan For New Bridge At Site Of Deadly Train WreckA new railroad bridge will be built at the site of a deadly train derailment and viaduct collapse in the northern suburbs on July 4.
Railroad: Employee Noticed Potential Problem With Tracks Before DerailmentThe employee, who was checking the tracks, alerted a manager that day, but the fatal pileup occurred before that supervisor could arrive, CBS 2’s Brad Edwards reports.
Public Given Chance To Discuss Deadly Train Wreck With Railroad ExecutivesThe public will get a chance to meet Monday evening with railroad executives and federal investigators, about the deadly 4th of July derailment and bridge collapse on the Glenview-Northbrook border.