Southern Pacific SD40T-2 8503 was the lead engine on the Westbound APLAA when it didn't stop, ran out the West end of the siding and into the side of the Eastbound LADAT.
Apparently the 8503 was ... (more)
A westbound Kyle plow extra derailed on a icy crossing at Kanorado, Kansas, on January 2, 2007, and fortunately no one was injured in the mishap. In this view looking west not long after the derai... (more)
Reverse Superelevation? CNW 8042 is leaning the wrong way after suffering a derailment in St. Francis, WI in June of 1992.
Amtrak no. 8 meets its fate? Amtrak's Beech Grove facility has been the resting place for this GE P42DC for quite some time. This locomotive was involved in a head on collision accident several ye... (more)
All reports are that the crew is unharmed, but NS I8T carrying BMWs derailed at Alston, SC headed down the Southern's old W line to the Port at Charleston, SC. The track is shattered, which will r... (more)
"Welp!" It has been almost four and a half months since the July 14 derailment, and a few minor things has change since than. The corpse of the very first NS rebuilt Dash8.5CW still stand in its r... (more)
CNW 4279 has a wreck train in tow as it heads north thru Oak Creek, WI on CNW's Old Line in April of 1986. Check out the bent Trailer Train car and the partial truck trailer still attached!
An express regio EMU grab a car carrier truck stuck at a level crossing and derail.
No injuries in the train, but unfortunely, the truck driver die in the crash.
The CNW had a pretty good derailment on their Shoreline Division in Mequon, WI in March of 1985. As the derailment happened right along the Interstate, getting a photo was pretty much a quick stop... (more)
Looking back on summer, a parade of UP trains rolls by the oil train derailment site at Mosier.
The 277 tangled with a load of steel in Chicago.....it was rebuilt.
CNW 402 is off the rails at the engine facility in Marshalltown, IA in May of 1985. See photo 594929 for the companion photo of the engine being re-railed.
Hose her down. Companion picture to #595237 but from the opposite side. A minor derailment has resulted in the hopper landing on a propane tank. They need to burn off the propane before moving the... (more)
A minor derailment at Saunders turned into something more as the airslide hopper landed on a propane tank. The flame is from the crews burning off the propane before they try re-railing the cars.