[Date Prev][Date Next][Thread Prev][Thread Next][Date Index][Thread Index]

NTSB LAUNCHES INVESTIGATOR TO BART COLLISION



************************************************************

                       NTSB ADVISORY

************************************************************

 

National Transportation Safety Board

Washington, DC 20594

 

February 4, 2009

 

************************************************************

 

NTSB LAUNCHES INVESTIGATOR TO BART COLLISION

 

************************************************************

 

Washington, DC - The National Transportation

Safety Board launched an investigator to

yesterday's collision involving two Bay Area Rapid

Transit (BART) passenger trains in Oakland,

California.  Two cars derailed, approximately 300

passengers were evacuated and there were nine

reported minor injuries. 

 

Robert Campbell, senior rail investigator,

responded to the scene and is coordinating with

the California Public Utilities Commission. 

 

 

NTSB Media Contact:  Terry N. Williams

                         (202) 314-6100

                          williat@xxxxxxxx

 

 

 

 

 

************************************************************

 

This message is delivered to you as a free service from the

National Transportation Safety Board.

 

You may unsubscribe at any time at

http://www.ntsb.gov/registration/registration.htm  

 

An archive of press releases is available at

http://www.ntsb.gov/pressrel/pressrel.htm

 

Current job opportunities with the NTSB are listed at

http://www.ntsb.gov/vacancies/listing.htm

 

For questions/problems, contact pubinq@xxxxxxxx

 


[FAA]     [STB]     [USDA]     [Photography]     [Yosemite Camping]     [Hot Springs]     [Steve's Art]     [SB Lupus]     [Railroad]     [FDA News]

Add to Google