For whatever reason, there have been several train wrecks in the Austin area over the last couple of weeks. On September 4th, a man was killed in an Austin train wreck. On September 26th there was another Austin train wreck, but fortunately no one was injured. On September 29th, a Seguin woman collided with a train and had to jump out of her car. And yesterday, a train derailment in East Austin tied up traffic for hours.
For more information on this subject, please refer to the section on Airline, Bus, Cruise and Other Mass Transit Accidents.
Please take these stories as a warning to be careful at the various railroad crossings around town.