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Parade truck in fatal train crash crossed tracks against signal, investigators say

(Source: New York Times, November 18, 2012)

MIDLAND, Texas Federal officials investigating the collision of a train and a truck that killed four people at a parade here said Saturday that the vehicle carrying veterans and their spouses tried to cross the tracks seconds after the railroad crossing's bells-and-lights warning system was activated.

Full story: Pittsburgh Post Gazette

Monday, November 19, 2012

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