These things just seem to happen to me as I prepare for a shot. Apparently this gentleman feels safe enough to walk around the gate and ignore the approaching train. I'd hate to trip at this point... (more)
We see this everyday, it will make you spill your coffee
CSx 6402 was creeping to a stop but as you can see the crossing gates are down.
Once again proving that you don't have to be intelligent to gain a driver's license. Ex-Conrail NS 8202 leads NS 362 out of the yard as the individual in the moron... er... I mean maroon car is ob... (more)
Look how close this was to a Darwin award nominee. The locomotive is already over the grade crossing.
The "Idiot of the Day Award" goes to the driver of this Ford truck. While beating the train to the crossing this moron takes the crossing arm with him. He didn't break it off but managed to put a ... (more)
Business as usual in LaGrange....you would think if a train was that close to your vehicle you would at least LOOK at it, wouldn't you?
It never fails, everytime I venture into WV I find someone trying to prove Darwin right. My bet was on 18N and the engineer looks like he is considering dropping her into emergency. This one was... (more)
Splitting the main campus from the student parking lot. This student seems more concerned about getting to his car then the approaching train.
U16 misses a very stupid driver by a few feet. I was trying to capture the N&W position signals and almost caught a fatality. Things could have been different if U16 had been on the No.2 main in... (more)
Some people are stupid..... Originally built 5/67 as SP 8913 (SD45). Rebuilt/renumbered 2/83 by SP's Sacramento Shops as SP 7467 (SD45R). Retired from UP 4/30/99; sold 9/30/99. Purchased and refu... (more)