July 15, 2014
According to a preliminary investigation, three cars derailed in a tunnel in the western part of the city, trapping hundreds of people.
June 5, 2014
The driver allegedly ran a red light before striking a bus that in turn crashed into another truck on Tuesday night.
October 13, 2011
The train hit another stopped Amtrak train head-on. Vehicles were on the same track, headed in opposite directions. Sixteen passengers suffered minor injuries.
August 4, 2011
Additionally, power shortages caused by lightning and corruption scandals are to blame.
In the most recent accident in Upstate New York, more than a dozen people were injured. Within the last two weeks, one person was killed and 30 were injured in a crash involving a bus and a tractor-trailer, and another collision led to the death of two people and injured dozens more.
July 25, 2011
Recently, power outages and other malfunctions have plagued the showcase high-speed line between Beijing and Shanghai since it opened on June 30.
January 21, 2010
Agency staff said it concluded that witnesses who said the signal appeared to be green were not reliable. Board is continuing to discuss the findings.
November 30, 2009
A live and archived Webcast of the proceedings will be available on the NTSB's Website.
July 23, 2009
Immediate safety steps taken include hourly announcements to all operators reminding them it is a rule violation to cut-out or bypass any vehicle function or change operating modes without approval from Central Control.
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