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A 47-year-old blind man is lucky to be alive after falling on subway tracks with a train rolling over him. (credit: CBS)

Blind Man, 47, Stumbles Onto Subway Tracks And Survives Being Run Over By Metro Train

A 47-year-old blind man accidentally walked off a Metro Red Line platform Thursday afternoon into the path of an oncoming train, according to authorities.

03/06/2014

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Pedestrian Struck By Metrolink Train In Northridge

A pedestrian Friday was struck by a Metrolink train in Northridge.

08/02/2013

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Pedestrian Fatally Struck By Train In South Los Angeles

A pedestrian has been fatally struck by a Metro Blue Line train in South Los Angeles.

01/11/2013

Police: Body Found Near Metrolink Tracks May Be Possible Suicide

Passengers commuting from Orange County to Los Angeles were routed around a police investigation on Monday after a man’s body was discovered.

11/26/2012

Bystanders hailed Los Angeles County Sheriff's Deputies Brian Tolmasoff and David Diot as heroes after averting a potential mass transit disaster. (courtesy LASD)

Deputies Push Disabled Car Off Train Tracks, Avoid ‘Mass Transit Disaster’

Two Los Angeles County Sheriff’s deputies were being called heroes Wednesday after saving a stranded driver from disaster in Santa Fe Springs.

10/31/2012

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3 Hurt Following Collision Involving Train, Semi-Truck In Newhall

A commuter train carrying more than 200 passengers struck a semi that was stalled on the tracks in northern Los Angeles County, leaving three people with minor injuries, authorities said.

10/07/2012

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Lancaster Commute Delayed After Man Commits Suicide On Metrolink Tracks

The Friday morning commute was delayed for dozens of Metrolink passengers after a man committed suicide by laying down on the train tracks.

CBS2 / KCAL9–02/17/2012

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Woman, 72, Killed By Freight Train In Van Nuys

A 72-year-old woman was struck and killed by a freight train in the San Fernando Valley on Friday, authorities said.

11/04/2011

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Tanker Truck Collides With Train In South Gate

A tanker truck has collided with a freight train in South Gate.

CBS2 / KCAL9–09/30/2011

A flyer posted following the alleged assault of Kelly Thomas. (credit: CBS)

Website Tracks Controversial Fullerton Police Beating Case

As the case of Kelly Thomas’ death continues to make headlines, a watchdog Web site is getting a lot of attention.

09/17/2011

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Hush Up, Choo-Choo: Train Horns Silenced In OC

If you live anywhere near a railroad crossing in Orange County, there’s some peace and quiet headed your way.

02/23/2011

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Man Dies After Being Struck By OC Metrolink Train

Authorities say a man has died after being struck by a commuter train in Orange County.

02/12/2011

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Power Surge Knocks Out 1 Of 2 Metro Gold Line Tracks

A power surge knocked out one of the two Metro Gold Line tracks between Los Angeles and Pasadena, reducing service to just one slower train every 30 minutes in both directions.

12/19/2010

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8 Hurt When Blue Line Train Collides With Minivan

Authorities say eight people were hurt when a commuter train collided with a minivan that stalled on the tracks in South Los Angeles.

12/03/2010

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OC Deputies Bust Traffic Violators Along Train Tracks

Law enforcement agencies teamed up on Wednesday to enforce traffic violations and promote rail safety along train tracks throughout Orange County.

KNX 1070 NEWSRADIO–12/01/2010

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