Cars Vs. Trains

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

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A freight train slams into a car in Orange County on Dec. 9, 2013, killing one person and shutting down Metrolink and Amtrak services in the area.
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This is the freighter train that collided with a car in Orange County., killing one.
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A crash between a dump truck and a Metrolink train wounds 12 people in Pacoima on April 6, 2013.
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Here is the damage the Metrolink train sustained in the collision with a dump truck on April 6, 2013 at a crossing in Pacoima.
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An Oxnard man is dead after his car remained on railroad tracks even after warning signals were activated. The vehicle was struck by an Amtrak train on the night of May 25, 2013.
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A Union Pacific freight train slams into a woman's car in Oxnard during heavy traffic, killing her on Dec. 13, 2010.
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A collision between a freight train and a car left one person dead in Santa Fe Springs. The crash happened near the intersection of Lakeland Road and Bloomfield Avenue around 9:30 p.m. on May 19, 2013.
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Firefighters search for survivors in the wreckage of a Metrolink commuter train that collided head-on with a freight train on September 13, 2008 in the Los Angeles area community of Chatsworth, California. The collision killed 25 people and injured more than 130.
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The mangled remains of a car involved in a collision with a train in the City of Industry. The crash occurred on Jan. 2, 2007 and left the driver of the car dead.
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A woman died after her car plowed into a train in Riverside. The collision occurred on June. 2, 2008.
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A 2-year-old boy was severely injured in a crash where a Metrolink train rear-ended a Toyota Camry near San Fernando Road in Los Angeles. The collision took place on Dec. 23, 2009.
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