Freight Train Derails, Catches Fire Near St. LouisA freight train derailed Tuesday afternoon in downstate Dupo, Illinois, near St. Louis. The derailment caused a fire, and thick black smoke could be seen for miles.
Truck Driver Killed When Amtrak Train Hits Box Truck In University ParkCrews spent more than 12 hours repairing the tracks and cleaning up debris, after an Amtrak train derailed Sunday in University Park in a deadly collision with a box truck.
Passenger On Derailed Train: 'I Hope This Car Doesn't Tilt And Fall Over'Emergency responders had to use a cherry picker to bring down the injured from the elevated tracks. Some were on stretchers.
Still No Answers On Why A CTA Green Line Train Derailed"We won't know until we get the train into the shop and do an inspection and find out if there's any damage or if it was something that was wrong with the train itself."
Green Line Train Derails At 47th Street 'L' StationAt least one car of a CTA Green Line train derailed Thursday morning, at the 47th Street 'L' station in the Bronzeville neighborhood.
Freight Train Derailment Reported in AuroraA multi-car freight train traveling through west suburban Aurora derailed Thursday at approximately 2:30 p.m,.
What Causes Trains To Derail?After an Amtrak train derailed Monday morning on an overpass in Washington state, concerns surrounding rail safety surfaced.
Train Delays Possible On 3 Metra LinesTrains on the BNSF, Southwest Service and Heritage Corridor lines could experience delays up to 15 minutes during the Thursday evening and Friday morning commutes,
Metra, Amtrak Delays Expected At Union Station Thursday MorningDelays on Metra and Amtrak trains at Union Station were expected during the Thursday morning commute after a partial train derailment that caused delays throughout the day on Wednesday.
Train Derailment At Union Station A "Warning"Metra's outgoing and incoming executive directors told the Regional Transportation Authority board that the train derailment is a warning.
Delays For Metra, Amtrak After Train Derailment At Union StationA partial train derailment Tuesday night at Union Station is expected to cause “significant delays” on several Metra lines during the Wednesday morning commute.
BNSF Employee Injured When Metra Train Derails In Rail YardThe train was not moving when it derailed in the yard near Canal and Roosevelt about 9:30 a.m., according to a Metra spokeswoman.
Tanker Cars Derail In Plainfield, Causing Crude Oil SpillThe derailment of several cars was observed by Chopper 2 along Illinois Route 59 and Riverwalk Court, just north of the village's downtown.
Union Pacific Freight Train Derails In Lake ForestAt least 10 cars from the Union Pacific train derailed about 3:10 a.m. near Route 41 and West Deerpath Road, according to a statement from Lake Forest police.
Freight Train Derails In Blue Island, No InjuriesThe incident occurred at 135th and Chatham Tuesday afternoon.