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Old 09-13-07, 11:06 AM
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Originally Posted by JohnBrooking View Post
If he didn't hear the horn due to loud volume on the iPod, then obviously the iPod was a contributing factor
That would have to be an extremely loud iPod. I live near tracks and even inside with my iPod I can hear the freights blowing their horns as they move through the crossings.

Here's the site of the accident (I believe)

http://maps.google.com/maps?f=q&hl=e...4718&z=15&om=1

Looks like the tracks are elevated on a berm at this point and the road rises to meet them. Probably just powering up the incline and never saw it.
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