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CA's Most Dangerous Train Crossing Shut Down

CA's Most Dangerous Train Crossing Shut Down

The most dangerous train crossing in California is going to be shutdown Saturday, to eventually make it safer. Read More

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California has more fatal accidents at train crossings than any other state. Experts say many of these accidents could be prevented. Using federal records, the I-Team found some of the most dangerous.

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Wednesday, Feb 19, 2014
Fate of Dangerous LA Rail Crossing Considered

Fate of Dangerous LA Rail Crossing Considered

The future of one of the most dangerous rail crossings in Los Angeles County is under consideration by rail officials who say the crossing has a high potential for disaster because of its proximity to a propane facility. Read More

Tuesday, Sep 3, 2013
New Campaign Aims to Curb Deaths at Rail Crossings

New Campaign Aims to Curb Deaths at Rail Crossings

An NBC4 investigation found that California leads the nation in deaths at railroad crossings, a tragedy that safety officials are trying to curb. September has been deemed Rail Safety Month, and rail cars covered in messages to "Stay Alert, Stay Alive" are now rolling along Southland tracks. Gadi Schwartz reports from Union Station for the NBC4 News at Noon on Sept. 3, 2013.

Saturday, Aug 10, 2013
CA Leads Nation in Fatal Crashes at Train Crossings

CA Leads Nation in Fatal Crashes at Train Crossings

The most dangerous train crossing in California is where Nogales Street crosses the tracks in Rowland Heights. According to a new federal report, it is the third most dangerous crossing in the United States. Forty-thousand cars cross the tracks, over which 52 trains rumble each day. Joel Grover reports for the NBC4 News at 11 p.m. on Aug. 9, 2013.

Friday, Aug 9, 2013
CA Leads Nation in Fatal Train Crossing Crashes

CA Leads Nation in Fatal Train Crossing Crashes

The most dangerous train crossing in California is where Nogales Street crosses the tracks in Rowland Heights. According to a new federal report, it is the third most dangerous crossing in the United States. Read More

Friday, Aug 9, 2013
Railroad Crossings: Family's "Worst Fears"

Railroad Crossings: Family's "Worst Fears"

A family describes the moment they learned that their "worst fears" came true and their efforts to help save the lives of others.

Tuesday, Aug 6, 2013
Cars Vs. Trains

Cars Vs. Trains

The gallery shows collisions between trains and cars which have resulted in fatalities and serious injuries since 2007.

Friday, Aug 9, 2013
Dangerous Crossing: Southern California's Most Dangerous Tracks

Dangerous Crossing: Southern California's Most Dangerous Tracks

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