Injury Lawyer for BNSF Train Accident

BNSF Train Accident in Texas

June 27, 2016 - Two BNSF freight trains were involved in a head-on collision and train derailment near Amarillo, Texas.  Following the BNSF collision, locomotives were engulfed in flames and nearby residents were evacuated as first respondersl attempted to put out the fire.  

One crew member was seriously injured after jumping from a BNSF locomotives involved in the train collision. Three BNSF crew members are missing.

The National Transportation Safety Board (NTSB), Federal Railroad Administration (FRA) and BNSF are investigating the train accident in Texas, looking into possible causes relating to such things as: track conditions, Centralized Traffic Control (CTC), radio communications, switches, signals, etc. Additionally, investigators will determine whether or not new safety technology was active in the area of this BNSF train accident. Positive Train Control (PTC) technology is being slowly implement to prevent train accidents such as this BNSF collision in Texas.

Hoey & Farina, P.C. will keep you updated concerning this train accident in Texas as more information becomes available.

If you have suffered an injury or wrongful death of a loved one in this BNSF train accident in Texas, you need a train accident attorney investigating and working on your behalf.  The train injury attorneys at Hoey & Farina, P.C. can help you.  We are experienced train injury lawyers / FELA attorneys with a proven track record of successfully litigating personal injury claims against railroads, including BNSF, throughout the United States, while providing compassionate legal services.  Call Hoey & Farina,P.C. at 1-888-425-1212 now for your free consultation.  We are available to assist you and your family 24 / 7.



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