PORTAGE | Portage police are investigating the death of a person stuck by a train after the CSX Railroad notified police there was a body on the tracks just west of the Crisman Road crossing. Police began investigating at 4:39 a.m. Saturday.
MUNSTER | A track replacement project will close the railroad crossing at 45th Street near Margo Lane today through Aug. 13, Munster police said.
DYER | Police, town officials and firefighters are ready for the closing of U.S. 30 at the CSX tracks and they hope residents will be, too.
CALUMET CITY | CSX railroad officials told the City Council on Tuesday they are willing to work with state and federal officials to address concerns about the noise from freight trains passing through Calumet City.
CEDAR LAKE | The former Monastery golf clubhouse should remain open to the public and available for public programs, Town Council members said.
JACKSON TOWNSHIP | A westbound locomotive was traveling 58 mph Friday afternoon when it turned a bend on the CSX tracks near County Road 500 East and County Road 600 North and crashed into the wreckage of two other trains.
GARY | A 22-year-old Gary man was struck and killed by a train in the city's Miller neighborhood a mile from his home early Tuesday morning, officials said.
LOWELL | Lowell officials are looking at a five-phased annexation strategy aimed at ensuring the town's future vitality, a plan that could involve the CSX Railroad.
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