November 23, 2014

UTU member loses foot in Tenn. rail accident

MILLINGTON, Tenn. – A UTU-represented trainman employed by Canadian National Railway subsidiary Illinois Central was seriously injured here early Sept. 5 when reportedly struck by a passing train on a mainline while performing duties on an adjacent track. Millington is a suburb north of Memphis. Shawn D. Hall, 34, married with four children, reportedly lost one [...]