The motorcyclist tried to drive around the warning gates in Puyallup as the train approached at about 7:30 a.m. Thursday
A BNSF Railway spokesman says a 29-year-old man who reportedly was lying on railroad tracks was struck and killed Wednesday evening by a Sounder commuter train in the south Seattle suburb of Auburn.
A mudslide has temporarily canceled passenger train service between Everett and Seattle.
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Heavy weekend rains sent mudslides onto Burlington Northern Santa Fe tracks north of Seattle, affecting passenger train traffic.
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Tigard police say a commuter train hit a man who is believed to have intentionally lain on the tracks Thursday morning.
Freight train traffic has resumed on a stretch of rail south of Everett, Wash., that was hit by a mudslide that derailed a freight train. However, a fresh mudslide has extended a moratorium on passenger train traffic in the area.
NSF Railway says a person is dead after being struck by one of its freight trains near Tacoma.
A Burlington Northern Santa Fe Railway spokesman says continuing mudslides are forcing the cancellation of passenger train service between Seattle and Everett until Tuesday morning.