An Amtrak train passes a bouquet in memory of a pedestrian killed at a railroad crossing in Tacoma’s Old Town neighborhood. This is the kind of deadly train accident that people in Lakewood and other cities along the new Point Defiance Bypass route fear are inevitable.
An Amtrak train passes a bouquet in memory of a pedestrian killed at a railroad crossing in Tacoma’s Old Town neighborhood. This is the kind of deadly train accident that people in Lakewood and other cities along the new Point Defiance Bypass route fear are inevitable. Peter Haley News Tribune file photo, 2016
An Amtrak train passes a bouquet in memory of a pedestrian killed at a railroad crossing in Tacoma’s Old Town neighborhood. This is the kind of deadly train accident that people in Lakewood and other cities along the new Point Defiance Bypass route fear are inevitable. Peter Haley News Tribune file photo, 2016

New train bypass unsafe and unwise at any speed

December 23, 2017 12:35 PM