Rail Trespass Fatalities - Top 15 States

(Based on Preliminary 2018 Federal Railroad Administration Statistics)

UPDATED 4/9/19

According to FRA statistics, 571 trespassing fatalities occurred in 2018. Approximately 74% of all Year 2018 highway-rail grade crossing fatalities occurred in these states.

 
1. California 123
2. New York  38
3. Florida  37
4. Texas  36
5. Illinois  26
6. Ohio  21
7. North Carolina  19
8. Washington  19
9. Pennsylvania  18
10. Georgia  17
11. New Jersey  17
12. Massachusetts  14
13. Tennessee  14
14. Indiana  12
15. South Carolina  12

Photos on Train Tracks are Dangerous and Illegal!

"Selfies" and photo shoots on train tracks can have deadly consequences - more than 20 Americans have been killed or injured in photography-related train track incidents since 2011. Stay off, stay away, stay alive!