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level crossing

Brit a point at which a railway and a road cross, esp one with barriers that close the road when a train is scheduled to pass
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Governor also commits to expedited modifications to train crossings in project corridor to improve safety, reduce noise and minimize traffic congestion.
Paul Kingston's stunning image of a steam train crossing the spectacular Glenfinnan Viaduct - made famous after appearances carrying the Hogwarts Express in the Harry Potter films - is in the running for the Agency Photographer of the Year award.
The 58-year-old veteran railroad engineer said he has even had near misses with police officers who disobey train crossing signals.
A picture taken yesterday shows a Metro train crossing the River Tyne in thick fog during morning rush hour and St Nicholas' Cathedral surrounded by fog in the city centre.
Spanish Castle Resort developers are hoping a 150-foot bridge spanning what is now an unimproved rural train crossing will put the first phase of the 658-acre planned development in south Douglas County near Crescent Bar in gear.
At least 11 people were injured Friday morning near Pittsburgh when a freight train collided with a bus at an unmarked train crossing.
The court rescheduled the trial for 16 March and decided to keep two of the defendants, whom worked at the train crossing where the train collided with a school bus, in custody.
The accident occurred at an unguarded train crossing near the village of Maksimovka on the stretch between the cities of Nikopol and Marhanets, the ministry said.
George Maxwell's most enduring accomplishment was the prosecution of John Doyle Lee for leading the massacre of a wagon train crossing Utah.
It was replaced by the station of the same name, an open shed and no platform L-R: These postcards show a train crossing Brook Street on the old Welshpool and Llanfair Railway on a postcard from around 1906, Broad Street and Salop Road, Welshpool, circa 1900 An atmospheric early picture of Welshpool in the 19th century showing the stream that runs through the town''s centre
The national TASR news agency said the collision occurred at a train crossing near the town of Brezno.