February 4, 2009

METRO Briefs

NTSB: driver agrees to interview

 

FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. — NTSB spokesman Peter Knudson said interviewing the driver of a tour bus that crashed near the Hoover Dam, killing seven people, will be a key part of the investigation. For the full story, click here.

 

L.A. Metro enhances safety for blind riders

LOS ANGELES — After a visually impaired man fell from a light rail platform and was run over by a train, agency CEO Roger Snoble ordered the installation of devices on all light rail platforms to prevent people from walking between cars. For the full story, click here.

 

D.C. to N.Y.C. bus co. begins service

 

WASHINGTON, D.C.  — Tripper Bus, a new company offering fares that start at $1 each way between Washington, D.C., and New York City, plans to start operating on Feb.13. For the full story, click here.

 

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