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Feds Trying To Determine If Amtrak Engineer Was Using Phone

Federal investigators say they’re still trying to determine whether an Amtrak engineer used his cellphone at the controls of the train in a deadly derailment in Philadelphia.

05/20/2015

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NTSB Official Expresses Doubts That Someone Fired At Amtrak 188

Lawmakers raise questions on whether last week’s deadly train derailment, could have been prevented. This as one of the victims with ties to Maryland is laid to rest.

05/17/2015

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Immediate Safety Changes Mandated Following Deadly Amtrak Crash

Dramatic developments in the investigation of that deadly Amtrak derailment in Philadelphia on Tuesday.

05/16/2015

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NTSB Investigating Whether Amtrak 188 Was Hit By Flying Object

A surprising twist in the investigation into Tuesday’s deadly Amtrak crash. The FBI is now looking into reports that something hit the train’s windshield before it derailed.

05/15/2015

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Death Toll Reaches 8 In Amtrak Crash; Engineer Agrees To Interview

Eight lives lost when a train that had just stopped in Baltimore flew off the tracks in Philadelphia. WJZ has learned the train sped up before taking its fatal turn.

05/14/2015

Credit: Anne Arundel County Police

NTSB: Partial Engine Failure Led To Plane Crash Near Tipton Airport

Federal investigators release new information on what caused a plane crash in Anne Arundel County that nearly killed two men. The NTSB finds engine problems sent the plane out of control.

03/19/2015

Courtesy: The Baltimore Sun

Truck And Train Collide In Rosedale Near 2013 Crash

Recent train collisions are raising serious concern in Baltimore County.

02/24/2015

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NTSB Recommends New Ventilation Procedures Following Metro Incident

The National Transportation Safety Board has released new recommendations to the Federal Transit Administration in light of recent emergency events after a woman died during fire on a Metro in D.C.

02/11/2015

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Md. Woman Recounts Terrifying Moments Inside Smoke-Filled DC Metro

In WJZ exclusive, a Maryland woman who was on a D.C. Metro train when it filled with smoke last month, describes the terrifying moments she spent trapped underground waiting to be rescued.

02/10/2015

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D.C. Subway: Fire Changes Led To Difficulty Using Radios

Multiple failures are the latest findings from the National Transportation Safety Board’s probe into the deadly D.C. Metro incident.

01/22/2015

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NTSB Releases Preliminary Report; Smoky D.C. Subway Lasted 44 Minutes

Rescue crews could not get to Metro passengers stuck in a tunnel filled with smoke for more than half an hour.

01/16/2015

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D.C. Subway Hobbled After Smoke Filled Train, Killing 1

A terrifying ordeal at the DC Metro. One person is dead and dozens of others were injured after smoke filled a subway tunnel.

01/13/2015

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