Train Accident

May 15, 2015

In The News – May 15

Nationwide Train Derailment At least seven people were killed and more than 200 people hurt after an Amtrak train derailed and rolled onto its side in […]
March 2, 2015

Beattie Law Firm: Train Accidents

In 2013 there were 2,087 train crossing incidents reported nationally, resulting in 215 deaths and 929 injuries. These accidents are a deadly and too common occurrence. […]
March 27, 2014

Train Derailment in Chicago

Early Monday morning, a train jumped the barrier at the Chicago O’Hare International Airport. The Blue Line train slammed into the platform and the escalators, injuring […]
December 31, 2013

Train Carrying Crude Oil Explodes in ND

By Beattie Law Firm of Beattie Law Firm, P.C. posted in Current Events on Tuesday, December 31, 2013. Last night in North Dakota another train derailed.  Although this incident did not have any […]
April 21, 2013

Railroad Accident

Sadly, another day brings another death at the hands of the railroad industry. Again, not surprisingly, at another crossing that a railroad failed to protect by […]
January 24, 2012

Police: No Bells, Signals at Crossing Where Train Hit Pickup

Three people were hospitalized after the car they were in was hit by a train just west of Durant at 8:17 a.m. today. According to Trooper […]