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Body Found Near Train Tracks

A man’s body was found near Fetcher Park in Steamboat yesterday morning.  The body of the 49-year-old man, whose name has not been released, was discovered in a field east of the park, 50 yards from the railroad tracks. The man was Continue reading

2 Charged In Death Of Man Who Fell From Train

Two people have been charged in the death of a transient man east of Wamsutter, which occurred earlier this month. The body of 26-year-old Eric Barrett of Arkansas was found by railroad workers on Saturday, August 19th. It was later determined that Barrett had died due to injuries sustained after falling from a train.  After an investigation, police Continue reading

Two-Year-Old Hit By Train In Wyoming

A two-year-old boy was struck by a train yesterday morning in Sheridan Wyoming. According to a press release, the boy, who was hit by the train at a railroad crossing intersection, was alert and crying immediately after being struck. The boy was transported to the Continue reading

UPDATE: Hayden Man Dies After Collision With Elk

The man who died following a collision with an elk yesterday morning has been identified as 42-year-old Todd Edwards of Hayden. Edwards struck the elk on Highway 40, 15 miles west of Steamboat. His car went off the road, down a steep cliff, coming to rest on train tracks. Edwards, Continue reading

Train Derailed In Wyoming

wyoming-state-flag-EDIT-300A train was derailed Monday west of Cheyenne. According to reports, as many as 16 cars went off the track on Union Pacific’s main line. Officials on the scene stated that none of the cargo was hazardous, and the only cargo that appeared to have been spilled was lumber. The 166 car train was Continue reading

Fire At The Old Train Depot In Craig

craig-fire-rescue-300There was a small fire at the old train depot in Craig Friday afternoon. Fire fighters reported to the incident at around 4:45 where they discovered a mattress smoldering in the building. Fire fighters determined that someone had been in Continue reading