BNSF derailment kills one

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#1
A BNSF train rear-ended a Herzog rail pick-up train today, in Winslow, Arizona, killing one and severely injuring another; engineer and conductor jumped and survived.

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BNSFEng

Locomotive Engineer!!!
#2
If PTC was in effect, it doesn't tell you where exactly a train is ahead of you. The engineer still has to go restricted speed and that is sometimes down to 1 mph. I haven't heard what happened but it is the Transcon and PTC is working there.
 



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