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Fuquay-Varina town commissioner William Harris spoke on behalf of improving railroad safety. Harris said he grew up near a track in Fuquay-Varina.
Mark Bergin, WRAL senior multiplatform producer
A person was struck by a train and killed in Dunn.
In a Feb. 21 Twitter exchange, Sen. Marco Rubio, R-Fla., and U.S. Transportation Secretary Pete Buttigieg traded barbs about a little-known track inspection rule. PolitiFact checks Buttigieg's tweet.
Madison Czopek, PolitiFact reporter
After a train derailment caused a toxic chemical spill in East Palestine, Ohio, a liberal advocacy group claimed: "Obama imposed stricter rules on trains carrying toxins. Trump killed them." PolitiFact checks that claim.
Sara Swann, PolitiFact reporter
A pedestrian died from being hit by a train on Thursday in Moore County.
The Benson Police Department said Monday that a person is dead after being struck by a train.
Eric Miller, WRAL multimedia journalist
Police said the collision happened near the intersection of Neal Road and American Drive at around 7 p.m. on Saturday.
A man is in the hospital Saturday night after his vehicle collided with a train in Durham.
A man struck by a train in Goldsboro on Thursday night has died.
Officials were investigating a crash involving a train in downtown Dunn on Wednesday morning.
An Amazon delivery truck was literally cut in half when a train plowed into it in Wisconsin. The driver on the truck told a witness that he was okay, but was taken to the hospital as a precaution.
A man was hit by a Amtrak passenger train on Friday night in Raleigh, leading to his death.
An 18-year-old Garner woman died on Tuesday night after being hit by an Amtrak passenger train in Apex.
The crash stopped the train near the Apex High School football field, close to where the train tracks go over U.S. Highway 64 East, around 10:15 p.m.
The woman was hit on the train tracks near Apex High School on Tuesday night.
An 18-year-old woman died on Tuesday night after being hit by an Amtrak passenger train in Apex.
Amanda Lamb, WRAL reporter, & Brett Knese, WRAL multimedia journalist
The victim was identified as 41-year-old Jonathan Snyder. Snyder was homeless and from the Selma area. There is a homeless camp nearby but it's unknown if Snyder had been staying there.
Kevin Kuzminski, WRAL multiplatform producer
A train barreled into an unmanned truck that had rolled onto the track Friday in Taiwan, leaving at least 51 people dead and dozens injured in the island's deadliest rail disaster. Many passengers were crushed, while some survivors were forced to climb out of windows and walk along the train's roof to safety.
A woman driving a pickup truck was crossing train tracks in Durham when the crossing arms came down, according to officials. An Amtrack train struck the pickup truck on the tracks.
A 27-year-old man was killed after being hit by a train.
Sydney Franklin, WRAL multiplatform producer
An Amtrak passenger train collided with an SUV in Wilson County on Wednesday night.
An Amtrak passenger train collided with an SUV in Wilson on Wednesday night.
No one was hurt Wednesday when an SUV and a non-passenger train crashed in Garner.
A train that went careening over the end of elevated tracks in the Netherlands on Monday was left teetering about 30 feet above the ground. But no one was injured or killed in the accident -- thanks to a sculpture of a whale's tail that stopped the train from plunging.
Isabella Kwai and Claire Moses, New York Times