Over 30 Personal Injury Lawsuits for Metro-North Train Accident

Two Years After Massive Metro-North Train Accident, Personal Injury Plaintiffs Still Filing Lawsuits Although it has been two years since the infamous Metro-North train accident and derailment injured 70 passengers, plaintiffs are still filing personal injury lawsuits against the railroad company for long-lasting injuries and disabilities. As … [Read more...]

Amtrak Sues Trucking Company for Serious Train Accident in NC

Trucking Company Faces Lawsuit from Amtrak and Railroad Company Regarding Serious Train Accident Amtrak and CSX filed a lawsuit against trucking company Guy M. Turner, Inc, of Raleigh, for causing a serious train accident in March this year that injured 55 people on an Amtrak passenger train. The lawsuit was filed in Halifax, NC on Friday, May … [Read more...]

Two SC Men Face Federal Charges for Train Accident

Two Men Allegedly Caused Train Accident as Part of Insurance Scam Two South Carolina men face federal charges for intentionally parking their vehicle on train tracks, causing a train accident, and then claiming they were injured as part of an insurance scam. James Love, 33, and Deon Roberts, 34, were both indicted by a federal grand jury on … [Read more...]

Massive Train & Tractor Trailer Accident in North Carolina

Oversized Tractor Trailer Causes Serious Train Accident in North Carolina A tractor trailer three times normal semi-truck size got stuck at a railroad crossing in North Carolina, which caused a serious and destructive train and tractor trailer accident. The train & tractor trailer accident which occurred on Monday, March 9th, injured 55 … [Read more...]

Train Accident Kills 2 Teens in Kentucky

Lack of Barriers Could Have Contributed to Deadly Kentucky Train Accident A train accident in Louisville, Kentucky on Saturday, March 14th, killed two teenagers and seriously injured the other two teenagers in the vehicle. According to witness reports, and a video taken by one bystander, a car tried to speed across the tracks just in front of an … [Read more...]

“Midnight Rider” Director Pleads Guilty to Manslaughter

Director for “Midnight Rider” Pleads Guilty to Manslaughter, Trespassing Director for movie about musician Gregg Allman, called “Midnight Rider,” has pleaded guilty to criminal charges for manslaughter and criminal trespassing. As part of his plea deal, his wife and business partner will no longer face the same criminal charges. Last year, the … [Read more...]

Passenger Train Accident Involving Truck Injures 28

California Train Hits Truck, Passenger Train Accident Injures 28 Passengers After a passenger train accident on Tuesday morning, involving a produce truck that became stuck in the tracks and a passenger train, 28 people have been injured, 4 of which are in critical condition. Authorities said that many of the train accident victims were being … [Read more...]

Criminal Investigation Tied to Train Accident Still Pending

Train Accident Near Columbia Could Lead to Criminal Investigation On January 27th, a train carrying dangerous and toxic chemicals derailed in Allendale County, about 90 miles southwest of Columbia, the state’s capital. The train was moving between Atlanta and Savannah, Georgia. Investigators have still not said for sure if they will conduct a … [Read more...]

Police: Teen Loses Legs as She Tries to Board Train

(Colorado)- Police say A 17-year-old Colorado State University student lost both her legs when she and three friends tried to get on a freight train and fell underneath it. The accident occurred in the town of Longmont. One of her three friends was briefly dragged by the train, but he only suffered only minor injuries. Train speed limits … [Read more...]

Sumter Teen’s Life Taken Too Soon

Sixteen year old Sumter County teen was killed late last week in a train wreck in Sumter, South Carolina. The teen was driving his Jeep Cherokee around 12:30pm when he crossed the tracks while a train was coming. Nearby residents say they heard a loud crash followed by the screeching brakes of the train. The train, which was traveling at 35mph, … [Read more...]

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