Gov. Newsom Announces Multi-Agency Task Force To Crack Down On Rail TheftOn Wednesday afternoon, Gov. Gavin Newsom announced a multi-agency task force, headed by the California Highway Patrol to crack down on rail theft
Thieves Litter Train Tracks With Family MementosClean-up crews found canvas portraits of a family of four, along with many other personal mementos, among the seemingly endless amounts of debris littered onto the railroads in East Los Angeles after thieves deemed them worthless.
Thieves Raiding Cargo Containers, Stealing Packages On Downtown Section Of Union Pacific Train TracksThe area is littered with thousands of shredded boxes and items, from retailers like Amazon and REI, that robbers left behind, despite Union Pacific's patrols and numerous efforts to clean up the tracks over the last several months.
Metrolink Marks 10th Anniversary Of Chatsworth CrashIt was 10 years ago today 25 people onboard a Metrolink train died when it crashed into a Union Pacific train in Chatsworth. M
Union Pacific Freight Train Derails In Mira Loma; No Injuries ReportedOfficials say nobody was hurt when a Union Pacific freight train carrying automobiles derailed in Riverside County.
Big Rig, Freight Train Collide On Tracks In Rowland Heights, 1 InjuredA truck driver was recovering Wednesday after his big rig was involved in a collision with a Union Pacific freight train in the San Gabriel Valley.
Interstate 10 Reopens After 2 Freight Trains Derail In ColtonInterstate 10 was closed for several hours overnight after two trains derailed near the Valley Boulevard underpass.
Union Pacific Train Derails In LittlerockA Union Pacific freight train carrying hazardous materials derailed in Littlerock, prompting the evacuation of dozens of nearby residents.
Train Engineer's Arm Amputated After DerailmentA surgical team amputated the arm of a conductor Friday to free him from the wreckage of a locomotive that struck a slow-moving freight train on tracks 50 miles east of Los Angeles.