During a heavy autumn downpour, Amtrak 95 spits flames as it accelerates on the head end of the westbound Pennsylvanian.
This morning a number of BNSF cars derailed in the Denver Yard, falling off a bridge and into the South Platte River. Here we see two of the center beam cars that tipped over.
This morning a number of BNSF cars derailed in the Denver Yard, falling off a bridge and into the South Platte River. The cars were empty hoppers and center beam cars so there were no issues with... (more)
No injuries to driver or train crew; which is good, because I know the engineer personally. Glad you're ok ZM...
At 10:54 CST, the H-TEAEGW 1-03A inadvertently struck a disabled three axle semi... (more)
Crews from RJ Corman and Hulcher begin the task of cleaning up the derailment of 590 in downtown Altoona caused by a broken rail.
A railroad crews nightmare is seen as Norfolk Southerns “Southern” heritage unit lays on its side after striking a rock slide. No injuries to the crew. Crews are beginning the process of getti... (more)
Precision Scheduled Railroading at work.
Union Pacific's Portland, OR to North Platte, NE manifest put 28 cars on the ground at approximately 1 AM MST on 12/5/2021, just outside Hammett, Idaho... (more)
Back on December 8, 1982 Conrail had an industrial spur that served local industries in Herkimer, NY part of the old main line, now long gone. During a shove move, Caboose 18651 picked a switch an... (more)
Amtrak 18, which a few days before had sadly been involved in a fatal collision with a pick-up truck in Lakeland, sits on one of the main lines near the Winston yard in Lakeland, Florida. Most of ... (more)
Oops! Tow trucks are being called as the Belfast & Moosehead Lake excursion train heads towards Unity Pond, Maine. This incident was in no way caused by the train. Be careful turning around on ... (more)
Two of North Shore’s GP38-2’s sit derailed in Bellefonte with a strong odor of diesel fuel in the air
A late NS 219 takes a detour into the Mississippi forest on the NS AGS South.
On my way home from South Dakota I spotted a headlight in the distance. As we approached the headlight stopped and there was a cloud of dust. Reaching the location, we discovered that the train ... (more)
Derailment at DI Tower on the K&IT.
Oops! L&N train derailment in La Grange,KY.