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Chicago - An emergency track-side braking system activated but failed to stop a Chicago commuter train from jumping the tracks and barreling to the top of an escalator at O'Hare International Airport, a federal investigator said Tuesday.
The train broke loose early on Saturday and sped downhill in the darkness for nearly seven miles before jumping the tracks at 63mph.
The unmanned Montreal, Maine & Atlantic Railway train broke loose early on Saturday and sped downhill nearly seven miles before jumping the tracks at 63 mph.
ODELL LAKE - A Union Pacific freight train derailed early Monday morning with 14 mostly empty cars jumping the tracks a stone's throw away from the popular Shelter Cove Resort on Odell Lake.
Think of having a train traveling down a two-track tunnel and jumping the tracks and continuing along its way at the same speed," explains Loh.
Witnesses said the driverless freight train loaded with crude oil hit high speeds before jumping the tracks and exploding.