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Title
Death met her at the crossing
Alternative Title
Los Angeles Herald Examiner Photo Collection
Creator
Mullen, Mike
Date Created and/or Issued
1988
Contributing Institution
Los Angeles Public Library
Collection
Los Angeles Public Library Photo Collection
Rights Information
Images available for reproduction and use. Please see the Ordering & Use page at http://tessa.lapl.org/OrderingUse.html for additional information.
Description
Photograph caption dated February 18, 1988 reads, "Firefighters investigate a fatal collision yesterday morning at Buena Vista Street crossing, near Vanowen Street in Burbank. A woman in her 60s driving this station wagon was killed when she was broadsided by a slow-moving passenger train, the Amtrak Coast Starlight, bound for San Francisco with 400 aboard. There were no injuries on the train."
Type
Image
Format
1 photographic print :b&w ;29 x 36 cm.
Photographic prints
Identifier
00094805
Herald Examiner Collection
HE_b005_f1_i68
CARL0005059963
http://173.196.26.125/cdm/ref/collection/photos/id/33278
Subject
Amtrak
Coast Starlight (Express train)
Passenger trains--United States
Railroad crossings--Accidents--California--Burbank (Los Angeles County)
Traffic accidents--California--Burbank (Los Angeles County)
Traffic accident victims--California--Burbank (Los Angeles County)
Traffic fatalities--California--Burbank (Los Angeles County)
Debris--California--Burbank (Los Angeles County)
Automobiles--California--Burbank (Los Angeles County)
Station wagons--California--Burbank (Los Angeles County)
Fire fighters--California--Burbank (Los Angeles County)
Streets--California--Burbank (Los Angeles County)
Railroad tracks--California--Burbank (Los Angeles County)
Burbank (Los Angeles County, Calif.)
Los Angeles Herald-Examiner photographs
Herald-Examiner Collection photographs

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