Category: Train Wreck

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  • January
    14 2015

    Fatal West Texas Accident Includes Train, Prison Bus

    A state prison bus slid off an embankment and collided with a passing train in a fatal West Texas accident early Wednesday morning. The bus, operated by the Texas Department of Criminal Justice, was carrying twelve prisoners and three guards from a correctional facility in Abilene to another facility in El Paso. Reports on site […]

  • May
    19 2014

    Texas Supreme Court: Midland Train Wreck Trial Stays in Midland

    The Texas Supreme Court ruled that a Midland train wreck trial that involved a tractor-trailer truck carrying veterans in a parade should stay in Midland. The state’s highest court upheld a ruling from the Texas Court of Appeals that the trial should stay in the area, but did not issue a final decision on the […]

  • May
    08 2014

    Train Hits Truck in Tractor Trailer Accident

    A tractor trailer accident involving a train caused nearly 800 customers to lose power in far northeast Texas. The tractor trailer accident occurred near Hallsville at around 7 a.m. Monday morning. The train was crossing in front of Trinity Industries near U.S. Highway 80 when it collided with a tractor trailer. Firefighters, rescue workers and […]

  • May
    11 2011

    Train Crashes With Truck In Sugar Land

    On May 11, 2011, officials say a truck attempting to deliver canned food to a prison was hit by a train in Sugar Land.  Reportedly, the accident took place near the Texas Department of Criminal Justice by Circle Drive at Highway 90.  Sources say the truck was hit as it was turning into the TDCJ […]

  • March
    15 2011

    Train Hits BMW in Northwest Harris Co.

    On March 15, 2011, sources say a BMW was hit by a train in northwest Harris County. Reportedly, the accident happened on Root and Lenze. Sources say the woman driving the car accidently went off the front edge of the track and the wheels to the car got stuck. Reportedly, the woman driving the car […]