Weekend passenger train service between Denver’s Union Station and a new rail platform steps from the slopes of Winter Park starts Jan. 7.
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Amtrak and Winter Park have negotiated with Union Pacific to offer weekend train service between Denver and the Grand County ski area for the 2016-17 winter.
The 4-year-old girl who survived a collision last month between a minivan and train near Trinidad that killed her family is improving and will be adopted by her aunt and uncle, family says.
Adding a stop in Pueblo for Amtrak’s cross-county Southwest Chief route could draw as many as many as 14,000 new riders and about $1.45 million in revenue, a study by the rail carrier released Thursday shows.
Friends and family gathered Friday to remember five people, including three young children, who were killed when an Amtrak train slammed into their minivan at a crossing in southern Colorado.
The southern Colorado railroad crossing where five family members died Sunday after their minivan was struck by an Amtrak train was slated for significant warning improvements.
The five people, including three children, killed when their minivan was struck Sunday afternoon by an Amtrak train in southern Colorado were a family heading to church, according to the cousin of one of the victims.
A Los Angeles-bound train collided with a vehicle in Las Animas County Sunday morning killing five of six people in the vehicle.
Authorities have cited the driver of a pickup truck struck by an Amtrak train south of Glenwood Springs on Tuesday afternoon.
An Amtrak train collided with a vehicle obstructing its tracks Tuesday afternoon near Glenwood Springs, railroad officials say.