Train Derailment

Line reopens after Colfax derailment

Almost 24 hours after being shut down by a derailment in Colfax, the Union Pacific rail line to the Sierra was reopened Monday morning. According to Union Pacific Railroad spokesma ...

Colfax thoroughfare remains closed

The Union Pacific railroad crossing at Grass Valley Street in Colfax remains closed Monday morning following a train derailment that occurred almost 24 hours ago. A double stacked ...

Train derailment in Colfax causes evacuations

COLFAX -- A train derailment in Colfax caused the evacuation of residents and businesses within 500 feet of the wreck late Sunday morning. A double stacked freight carrier deraile ...