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FRA Orders Metro-North Safety Measures

The Federal Railroad Administration is ordering immediate safety measures on the part of the Metro North Railroad, after Sunday’s fatal accident on the Hudson line.

12/06/2013

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Derailment Renews Questions On Automated Speed Control

By JIM FITZGERALD and FRANK ELTMAN,  Associated Press YONKERS, N.Y. (AP) _ The revelation that a New York City commuter train derailed while barreling around a sharp curve at nearly three times the speed limit […]

12/03/2013

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Fatal Accident Leads to Manslaughter Charge in New Haven

A 22-year-old New Haven woman has been charged with manslaughter in an April accident after police determined she was driving more than 50 mph over the speed limit.

06/25/2013

Police: Speeding Cyclists Fled To Connecticut

State Police are on the lookout for two motorcyclists they say fled into Connecticut at speeds of up to 130 miles per hour after troopers tried to pull them over.

07/11/2011

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Clocked At 120 mph, Speeder Says He Was Trying To Catch Relative

State police have charged a Bristol man with reckless driving after clocking his Mercedes at 120 mph in Haddam

07/05/2011