TRA train collides with car in central Taiwan

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — A Taiwan Railways Administration (TRA) train collided with a small silver sedan in Taichung City Friday evening (Nov. 22), and while the TRA claimed that the driver had ca...

Taiwan to sue Japanese company for deadly train accident

On the eve of the one year anniversary of a deadly train accident, Taiwan Railways Administration (TRA) announced it plans to sue the Japanese company that sold it the train. Puyuma Express train N...

Train collision with truck kills 1, injures at least 30 in Japan

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — A passenger train collided with a fruit-laden truck in Yokohama on Thursday morning (Aug. 5), killing one man and injuring more than 30. The incident took place at a ra...

Man fatally struck by train at Taipei Main Station

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- In an apparent suicide, a man was fatally struck by a train at the Taipei Main Station on Sunday afternoon (Aug. 18), causing delays for nearly 10,000 passengers. At 3:41 p....

Woman struck by Puyuma express train in New Taipei

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- A woman was hit by a Puyuma express train after apparently leaping off a station platform in New Taipei City this afternoon (July 22). At 12:53 p.m. today, as the Puyuma 271...

Pedestrian fatally struck by TRA train in S. Taiwan

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- A pedestrian was struck and killed by a train this morning (July 18) while attempting to cross the tracks in southern Taiwan, leading to major delays affecting over 5,000 passe...

Loosely secured trailer likely caused Danish train accident

COPENHAGEN, Denmark (AP) — Danish authorities say a deadly accident which saw a high-speed passenger train strike a semi-trailer that fell off a freight train coming from the opposite direction, "very...

Man struck and killed by train at Taiwan Railways Miaoli Nanshi Station

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – On the afternoon of Friday, Feb. 1, at the Miaoli Nanshi train station (苗栗南勢車站), a man fell onto the tracks and was stuck by an oncoming train. The man was killed insta...

4-meter python cut in half by train in southern Taiwan

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- While working on an electrification project in southern Taiwan on Wednesday evening (Jan. 16), workers stumbled upon the body of a massive python which had been cut in half by ...

Danish police confirm 6 dead, 16 injured in train accident on bridge linking islands

COPENHAGEN, Denmark (AP) — Danish police confirm 6 dead, 16 injured in train accident on bridge linking islands .

Deadly train accident closes Denmark's Great Belt Bridge

Six people were killed and several others injured on Wednesday morning after a train accident on a bridge linking the Danish islands of Zealand and Funen, according to train operator DSB. Danish med...

The Latest: Danish Railways say 6 killed in train accident

COPENHAGEN, Denmark (AP) — The Latest on the train accident in Denmark (all times local): 10:50 a.m. A Danish rail operator says six people were killed in a train a...

Police: Several killed in Danish bridge train accident

COPENHAGEN, Denmark (AP) — Danish police say several people have been killed in a train accident on a bridge linking the central islands of Zealand and Funen. Police did not provide ...

Police: Several killed in train accident on bridge linking central Danish islands

COPENHAGEN, Denmark (AP) — Police: Several killed in train accident on bridge linking central Danish islands.

Taiwan transport ministry seeks punishment for 3 ex-railway chiefs

The three former heads of the Taiwan Railways Administration (TRA) might face administrative punishment ranging from a minor demerit to a major demerit in the wake of the deadly derailment of a Puyuma...