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A train derailment on may 12, 1989 and the subsequent failure on may 25, 1989 of a petroleum pipeline which was damaged by earthmoving equipment during the crash cleanup. The san bernardino train wreck was a combination of two separate but related incidents that occurred in san bernardino, california, united states. Aecom legacy shimmick performed the downtown san bernardino passenger rail project, a onemile extension of metrolink infrastructure for extended commuter rail service from the san bernardino santa fe depot to the san bernardino transit center. The san bernardino train wreck was a combination of two separate but related incidents that occurred in san bernardino, california, united. There are 4 ways to get from san bernardino to san diego by bus, train or car. Sep 28, 2016 chairman of the san bernardino county board of supervisors, james ramos, takes part in the unveiling of the office of emergency services newest earthquake education tool, a seismic simulator.
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