Stolen Railroad Equipment Found At A Home North Of Ash Fork Tuesday

Coconino County Sheriff’s deputies recovered stolen railroad property west of Williams Tuesday. Deputies were notified by BNSF Police that railroad property was stolen from a work site near the railroad tracks north of Interstate-40 and Welch Road. Several items were missing, including power tools. Investigators received information about the stolen items Tuesday, including the power […]

BNSF Train Derails Sunday Afternoon Near Winslow

Multiple cars of a BNSF freight train derailed near Winslow Sunday afternoon. BNSF officials say the train derailed east of Winslow near Hibbard Road, just off Interstate-40 at around 2 p.m. The train was carrying consumer goods. There were no injuries or hazardous materials associated with the incident. The westbound Amtrak train was held up […]

Cosnino Road Railroad Crossing To Close For Maintenance Work Next Week

The Cosnino Road railroad crossing will be closed next week for maintenance work. Coconino County officials say the Burlington Northern and Sante Fe Railway Company will close the crossing from 5:30 a.m. Monday, December 1st through 5 p.m. Friday, December 6th. The five-day closure is necessary so work crews can replace the rails at the […]

Train Derails East Of Flagstaff, Closes Lines In Both Directions

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Crews continue to clean up from a train derailment east of Flagstaff Monday morning. BNSF officials say a 14-car freight train derailed about 26 miles east of Flagstaff at around 5:14 a.m. near the Twin Arrows Casino. Officials say there were no injuries and there was no chemicals spilled from the cars. The incident stopped […]