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Train Hits, Kills One Person in Marfa

This story will be updated as details become available. One person is dead after being hit by an eastbound train in Marfa, according to Marfa Volunteer Fire Department Chief Gary Mitschke and the Union Pacific Railroad. Union Pacific Spokesperson Jeff DeGraff … Continue reading

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Testimony Starts At Midland Trial: Veterans Suing Over Deadly 2012 Accident

Union Pacific railway and military veterans involved in the deadly collision of a freight train with a parade float in 2012 are now facing off in a Midland court room. On day one of testimony (Wednesday 28 Jan 2015) the … Continue reading

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10 Dead, 5 Injured after Texas Prison Bus Hits Train Near Odessa

This story is developing. We will update this post as we receive new information. Update Wednesday 7:50 PM: One Texas prison officer and two prisoners are in critical condition after a deadly crash involving a prison transport bus and a Union Pacific … Continue reading

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