Metro-North crash


Metro-North Fatality in Greenwich

GREENWICH, Conn. (AP) _ Metro-North Railroad says a 28-year-old Connecticut woman trying to retrieve a wallet or handbag from the tracks was killed by a train pulling into the Cos Cob station in Greenwich. A […]


A Metro-North train at the Bridgeport station. Photo by WTIC's Matt Dwyer.

Metro North Inspects Tracks In Wake Of Derailment

Metro-North has hired an outside firm to review its track maintenance and inspection programs following last month’s derailment outside of Bridgeport.


FAIRFIELD, CT - MAY 18: A Connecticut state investigator examines the scene of a Metro North train collision on May 18, 2013 in Fairfield, Connecticut.  Two New Haven Line Metro North trains collided on Friday, May 17, injuring as many as 60 people. (Photo by Michael Graae/Getty Images)

NTSB Releases Derailment Report

The National Transportation Safety Board released a preliminary report Wednesday, detailing the conditions that led up to the Metro-North train derailment May 17 in Bridgeport.


(Courtesy Fairfield Police)

Engineer Saw ‘Unusual Condition’ Before Derailment

Federal officials investigating last week’s train derailment in Connecticut say the engineer described what they call an “unusual condition” on the track before the train derailed.