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Md. Plane Pilot Was Not Alerted Before Fatal Frederick Crash

The pilot of an airplane that collided with a helicopter in Frederick last month, killing three, told police his onboard collision-avoidance system didn’t warn of the impending crash.

11/21/2014

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Authorities Identify Md. Woman Killed In N.J. Plane Crash

Authorities have released the name of a Maryland woman killed in a small plane crash in southern New Jersey.

05/12/2014

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Metro Completes More NTSB Recommendations

Metro says it has completed 20 of the 29 recommendations the National Transportation Safety Board made following the 2009 crash of two red line trains that resulted in the deaths of nine people.

11/07/2013

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Shutdown Keeps NTSB From Investigating Fatal Metro Accident

Federal transportation safety officials say they have decided against sending investigators to the site of a fatal welding accident in a Metro subway tunnel in Washington because of the government shutdown.

10/07/2013

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Terrifying Crash That Sent Woman Over Bay Bridge Prompts NTSB Safety Review

Federal investigators formally join the investigation into the safety of the Chesapeake Bay Bridge.

07/25/2013

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NTSB Answering Calls To Investigate Latest Bay Bridge Accident

The National Transportation Safety Board is stepping in to investigate the latest Bay Bridge accident. This, after several leaders demand answers about the bridge’s barriers.

07/24/2013

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AAA Calls For Bay Bridge Safety Review

Federal authorities are being asked to take a closer look at the safety of the Bay Bridge after an accident sent a car plunging off the edge Friday night.

07/23/2013

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NTSB Report: Plane Fractured From Impact In Ocean City Crash That Killed 2 Officers

The National Transportation Safety Board’s preliminary report on the Ocean City plane crash that killed two off-duty police officers says the plane appeared intact as it hit the ocean and it was found together, but fractured from impact.

07/15/2013

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Metro: Some Operators Disabled Emergency Intercoms

Metro says some rail operators have been disabling emergency intercoms on trains.

07/12/2013

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Metro Marks 4 Years Since Deadly Red Line Crash

Four years after the deadliest crash in the D.C. Metro system’s history, serious concerns remain over safety for a growing number of Maryland commuters.

06/21/2013

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CSX Files Suit Against Truck Driver In Explosive Rosedale Train Derailment

CSX is suing the truck driver who collided with a train in Rosedale, setting off a spectacular explosion. The railroad company claims the truck driver should have looked both ways before crossing the tracks.

06/19/2013

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New Video Of Rosedale Explosion; Both Sets Of Tracks Now Reopen

Dramatic new video of the explosion following the derailment in Rosedale, as federal investigators remain on the ground examining every bit of evidence.

05/31/2013

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