Train Accident Damages Six New Cars on Truck

Categories: Train Accidents

In Norcross, Georgia, a truck driver chose to cross train tracks despite warnings that a train was approaching. The police in the area received a call that the truck was stuck on the tracks before the train approached. The police then called railroad authorities to alert them of the situation, but the southbound train was…

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Teen Dies in Train Accident

Categories: Train Accidents

A Rome, Georgia teenager was recently hit and killed by a train while he was playing the game “chicken” near the tracks. Fox 5 reports that the middle school student was struck just after midnight on Mother’s Day. The young man with the initials M.J. was near the tracks on Broad Street and Calhoun. He…

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Homeless Woman Killed by Train Near Norcross

Categories: Liability

The Atlanta Journal-Constitution is reporting that a homeless woman who was crossing the tracks with her husband to return to their campsite in the woods was struck and killed by a train in Gwinnett County early this morning. Gwinnett police Cpl. Edwin Ritter said officers responded to a call at 5:45 a.m. regarding two people…

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