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CTA Blue Line Train Crash

Chicago Train Crash Caused $9.1 Million In Damage

AP | Posted 06.07.2014 | Crime

CHICAGO (AP) — A sensor for an automatic braking system was too close to the end of the track to prevent a crash at Chicago's O'Hare International A...

Operator Who Dozed Off, Caused Chicago Train Crash Fired

AP | Posted 04.04.2014 | Crime

CHICAGO (AP) — Chicago transit officials have fired a train operator who acknowledged dozing off before crashing a commuter train at the O'Hare Inte...

NTSB Makes 'Urgent' Safety Recs In Train Crash Report

AP | Posted 10.05.2013 | Chicago

CHICAGO -- CHICAGO (AP) — Nearly a week after an unoccupied Chicago Transit Authority train rumbled down a track for nearly a mile and struck anothe...

Sabotage All But Ruled Out, First Lawsuit Filed In Blue Line Crash

Posted 10.04.2013 | Chicago

Just three days after the "ghost train" collision that injured 33 people on the CTA Blue Line in Chicago, the first lawsuit was filed by a passenger h...

Commute Resumes After CTA 'Ghost Train' Collision

AP | Posted 12.01.2013 | Chicago

FOREST PARK, Ill. — The morning commute is mainly running smoothly a day after an empty, unmanned commuter train slammed into another at a subur...