Reno, NV (December 18, 2018) – A crash between a Union Pacific train and an RV resulted in the driver being hospitalized with major injuries the morning of December 18th. The crash occurred shortly after 11:45 A.M. on 4th Street near the intersection of Woodland Avenue and White Fir Street. According to a preliminary investigation, witnesses on scene reported saw the driver of the RV intentionally steer in front of the Union Pacific train. The driver was found unconscious by first respondents.
Las Vegas, NV (August 20, 2018) – Las Vegas Metropolitan Police Department is reporting that a pedestrian was struck by a train while crossing the tracks in downtown Las Vegas Monday afternoon, August 20th. Las Vegas Fire & Rescue were summoned to respond to the scene at Main Street and Washington Avenue overpass around 2:00 p.m. According to authorities, the man was struck by a Union Pacific locomotive and suffered moderate and non-fatal injuries during the incident.
A train full of passengers crashed into a busy station in Buenos Aires early Wednesday morning, causing the worst train accident in decades.