Post Profile

Drivers say safety arms at crash site seemed to malfunction

CROZET, Va. (AP) — The safety arms at a railroad crossing where a train carrying Republican lawmakers slammed into a garbage truck appeared to be malfunctioning the day before the deadly crash, drivers who regularly cross over the tracks at the crash scene said Thursday.
read more


Related Posts

The Latest: Man killed in train crash father of 1-year-old

US Politics / Liberal : SFGate: Politics

CROZET, Va. (AP) — The man who was killed when a train carrying Republican congressmen struck a garbage truck in rural Virginia was the father of a 1-year-old boy and was well-liked by his co-workers and customers. Christopher Foley...

Train carrying GOP lawmakers hits truck in Virginia

US Politics / Liberal : Drudge Retort Weblog

A train carrying Republican lawmakers to their GOP retreat in West Virginia collided with a dump truck in the crossing grade on Wednesday, according to several GOP aides and lawmakers. "The President has been fully briefed on the si...

At least one dead after train carrying GOP lawmakers slams into garbage truck: reports

News : The Raw Story

At least one person is dead and two others are injured after a train carrying Republican lawmakers slammed into a garbage truck on Wednesday. Although train passengers involved in the crash reported only minor injuries, one person w...

GOP lawmakers put medical skills to work after train crash

US Politics / Liberal : SFGate: Politics

CROZET, Va. (AP) — Republican members of Congress with medical experience put their skills to work after a train carrying dozens of them crashed into a garbage truck in rural Virginia, killing one person in the truck and injuring ot...

GOP train crash: Railroad crossing safety arms face scrutiny

Academics / General Science : This Could Be Big

CROZET, Va. (AP) — The lead investigator for the National Transportation Safety Board said it's too early to say whether the safety arms at a rural Virginia crossing were working when a train carrying GOP members of Congress slammed...


Copyright © 2016 Regator, LLC