RailPictures.Net Photo: NS 9209 Norfolk Southern GE C40-9W (Dash 9-40CW) at North Braddock, Pennsylvania by John Ireland
 
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Norfolk Southern (more..)
GE C40-9W (Dash 9-40CW) (more..)
NS Pittsburgh Line (more..)
North Braddock, Pennsylvania, USA (more..)
April 09, 2009
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NS 9209 (more..)
NS 21J (more..)
John Ireland (more..)
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I've heard train crews say if you do this job long enough you inevitably will hit somebody. I guess the same logic can be applied to railfanning. From what I gathered from the scanner chatter, the man was walking down the tracks with his back to the train and never saw it coming. Last I hear on the news, the man was in critical condition in a local hospital still waiting to be identified.
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