Blog Heap o'Transport Links 25 May 2009

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Blog-Heap links regarding transportation and related infrastructure,
also energy, because it takes energy to transport,
and virtuality, because telepresence saves on transpresence.

Transport Tragedy

Chicago cop in fatal hit-and-run case: Bail set at $2 million Mon 2009 May 25, 1:18pm

veteran Chicago police officer accused of being drunk behind the wheel while causing a fatal hit-and-run accident that killed a 13-year-old boy on the South Side.

Transport Trouble

Train Hits Minivan In Elm Grove; 2 Hurt Mon 2009 May 25, 2:44pm

ELM GROVE, Wis. -- A father and a police officer were injured Monday when a minivan was hit by a southbound freight train in Elm Grove. Police said traffic was backed up because of a parade that was supposed to start within the hour and that when the gates came down, two vehicles were stuck between the gates....