Railroad accident investigation reports

report no. 80-1, Illinois Terminal Railroad Company, Collinsville, Illinois, August 6, 1978 : report no. 80-2, Burlington Northern Inc., Alma, Wisconsin, August 28, 1978

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  • Railroad accidents -- Illinois -- Collinsville.,
  • Railroad accidents -- Wisconsin -- Alma.

Edition Notes

Cover title.

Other titlesIllinois Terminal Railroad Company, Collinsville, Illinois, August 6, 1978., Burlington Northern, Inc., Alma, Wisconsin, August 28, 1978.
StatementU.S. Department of Transportation, Federal Railroad Administration, Office of Safety.
ContributionsUnited States. Federal Railroad Administration. Office of Safety.
The Physical Object
Pagination10, 12 p. :
Number of Pages12
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL17828980M

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