Transportation Safety Board opened the public
docket Tuesday for its investigation of a fatal, Mississippi,
grade-crossing collision involving a freight train and a motorcoach.
An ECHO Transportation motorcoach was struck by a CSX
freight train March 7, 2017, at a grade crossing in Biloxi, Mississippi. Four
of the 49 motorcoach passengers were killed in the crash. No one on the
CSX train was injured.
The final resting position of the CSX train and the
ECHO Transportation motorcoach is depicted in this March 7, 2017, photo of the
accident scene. (Photo courtesy of Biloxi Police Department)
The docket contains more than 3,300 pages of factual
information including: investigative group reports, interview transcripts,
photographs and other documents supporting the investigation.
The documents within the docket do not contain
analysis, findings, recommendations or probable cause determinations.
Those conclusions will be provided at a board meeting in Washington, Aug. 7,
2018. Details about that meeting are available at https://go.usa.gov/xUP9n.
can be viewed at https://go.usa.gov/xUPXW.
released information about the accident is available at: https://go.usa.gov/xUP9P.