Federal authorities on Monday were beginning an exhaustive investigation into what caused a New York City commuter train rounding a riverside curve to derail, killing four people and injuring more than 60 others.
A New York City commuter train rounding a riverside curve derailed Sunday, killing four people and injuring more than 60 in a crash that threw some riders from toppling cars and swiftly raised questions about whether excessive speed, mechanical problems or human error could have played a role.
HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) _ U.S. Sen. Richard Blumenthal has called on federal officials to conduct an expedited investigation of the fatal derailment of a Metro-North passenger train. The Connecticut Democrat said Sunday he contacted Deborah […]
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A Metro-North Railroad official has told federal regulators investigating a derailment and fatal accident in May that the commuter line is behind schedule with some maintenance.
HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) _ The National Transportation Safety Board is holding an investigative hearing on two recent Metro-North Railroad accidents that occurred in Connecticut. The two-day hearing is scheduled to begin Wednesday in Washington, D.C. […]
NEW HAVEN, Conn. (AP) _ The National Transportation Safety Board will hold an investigative hearing on two Metro-North Railroad accidents in May in Connecticut. On May 17 in Bridgeport, an eastbound train derailed and was […]
Connecticut Gov. Dannel P. Malloy is calling on the chairman and CEO of the Metropolitan Transportation Authority to pursue legal action against Con Edison to recover losses from last month’s power failure affecting Metro-North’s New Haven Line.
The two top officials at Metro-North Railroad and ConEdison say they’re working together to prevent future power problems like the one that disrupted service along the busy commuter rail line last month.
BRIDGEPORT, Conn. (AP) _ A U.S. Senate subcommittee is holding a field hearing in Bridgeport on the recent power failure that disrupted service along the Metro-North Railroad last month. U.S. Sen. Richard Blumenthal is scheduled […]