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Below is listed the number of incidents, injuries and fatalities for West Virginia during 2013.  This information is completerd through November 2013. This page will be updated as soon as the Federal Railroad Administration completes their update.

Highway Rail Grade Crossing incidents:

2013 -- 15  

Injuries  -  25         Fatalities  --  2


Incidents by Railroad

CSX Transportation  -  7                                                               

Norfolk Southern  -  7

West Virginia Central  - 1

Highway Users involved

Automobiles  -  10

Pickup Trucks  -  1

Truck / Trailer  -  2

Other  -  2   (1 utility vehicle & 1 Jeep)

Fatalities

Norfolk Southern  -  1

West Virginia Central - 1

Incidents at Public Roads  -  14

Incidents at Private Roads  -  1

 


West Virginia Highway-Rail Grade Crossing Data

Highway-Rail Grade Crossings in West Virginia  -  3,438

Public Road Crossings - 1,431

     Public road crossings with gates  -  230

     Public road crossings with other warning devices  -  462

     Public road crossings with passive warning devices  -  739

Private Road Crossings  -  2,007


Trespasser Incidents in West Virginia

Trespasser Incidents 2013  -  19

Fatalities during 2013  -  11

Injuries during 2013 - 8

 

West Virginia Trespasser Incidents 2013

Incidents by Railroad

CSX Transportation  -  14

Norfolk Southern  -  5

Incidents by WV County

Berkeley  -  1

Cabell  -  1

Jefferson - 2

Kanawha  -  3

McDowell - 1

Putnam - 1

Raleigh - 1

Wayne - 1