Excerpt from Brandon Sun, “Sound Off” column, July 2018

WORDS TO LIVE BY

In regards to the railway vehicle and pedestrian collisions. It reminded me of some wisdom my uncle a railway Engineer (Hogger) told me years ago. First, “it’s OK to race a train to a crossing as long as you win or lose, but don’t end in a tie.”……Also, “it takes the average train five minutes to go through a crossing whether you’re on it or not.”….Anonymous.