Train Collision Sparks Derailment — Workers, Passengers Injured

Jan 4, 2024 — Today at approximately 3 pm, a train collision near 96th Street led to a derailment, causing injuries and significant disruptions to service. Emergency services are actively attending to those injured, while the Union has initiated an investigation to determine the factors contributing to the collision and subsequent derailment.

President Richard Davis said: “It's truly unfortunate that both passengers and our TWU members were injured in the derailment. Our hearts go out to them, and we're earnestly hoping for their swift recovery. In the interim, our members are working tirelessly to restore service while ensuring everyone's safety and well-being.”