An Amtrak train stops at Alexandria, Va., on May 13, 2017. Several of the nation’s railroads won’t meet a 2018 deadline to install a collision avoidance system Congress required a decade ago.
An Amtrak train stops at Alexandria, Va., on May 13, 2017. Several of the nation’s railroads won’t meet a 2018 deadline to install a collision avoidance system Congress required a decade ago. Curtis Tate McClatchy
An Amtrak train stops at Alexandria, Va., on May 13, 2017. Several of the nation’s railroads won’t meet a 2018 deadline to install a collision avoidance system Congress required a decade ago. Curtis Tate McClatchy

Some railroads are not on track to meet a safety system deadline

May 26, 2017 06:04 PM

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