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November 21, 1987 | Associated Press
An elevated train stopped because of a switching problem was struck in the rear by another train Friday, injuring 25 people, authorities said. Transit officials said they considered sabotage a possible cause of the accident because there was a case of brake-tampering a month ago.
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August 4, 2001 | From Associated Press
A packed commuter train rear-ended another on the elevated tracks during morning rush hour near the downtown Loop on Friday, sending more than 140 people to hospitals and stranding thousands of commuters for hours. Neither of the two six-car trains derailed. More than 1,200 passengers were on board during the collision. Dozens got off bloodied, bruised and frightened. Most of those were taken to hospitals with minor injuries, but a few were listed in serious condition.
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February 22, 1993 | From Times Staff and Wire Reports
One Chicago Transit Authority train rear-ended another as the trains were running along a new route. Thirty-five people were hurt, one seriously. CTA officials were inaugurating a $187-million realignment of train routes to connect two of the system's most heavily used lines when the accident occurred in a 4,400-foot tunnel in the Chinatown area.
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February 22, 1993 | From Times Staff and Wire Reports
One Chicago Transit Authority train rear-ended another as the trains were running along a new route. Thirty-five people were hurt, one seriously. CTA officials were inaugurating a $187-million realignment of train routes to connect two of the system's most heavily used lines when the accident occurred in a 4,400-foot tunnel in the Chinatown area.
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December 30, 1989 | United Press International
An Amtrak passenger train derailed at Union Station Friday, sending nine cars off the tracks and slightly injuring 12 people aboard.
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August 4, 2001 | From Associated Press
A packed commuter train rear-ended another on the elevated tracks during morning rush hour near the downtown Loop on Friday, sending more than 140 people to hospitals and stranding thousands of commuters for hours. Neither of the two six-car trains derailed. More than 1,200 passengers were on board during the collision. Dozens got off bloodied, bruised and frightened. Most of those were taken to hospitals with minor injuries, but a few were listed in serious condition.
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December 30, 1989 | United Press International
An Amtrak passenger train derailed at Union Station Friday, sending nine cars off the tracks and slightly injuring 12 people aboard.
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November 21, 1987 | Associated Press
An elevated train stopped because of a switching problem was struck in the rear by another train Friday, injuring 25 people, authorities said. Transit officials said they considered sabotage a possible cause of the accident because there was a case of brake-tampering a month ago.
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