The train doesn’t care that you are an honor student.
Apparently being an honor student means that you get to do stupid stuff on railroad tracks. Or not. So I’m doing another, people do stupid stuff on RR tracks post.
So here’s some pics of people walking along, and doing stupid stuff on RR tracks.
Now is that line active? Judge for yourself.
This is getting stupid. Saving the planer will not save you from 19,000 tons of steel at 40 mph.
The railroad is not a photo backdrop.
Or a movie set, trail, gym or playground.
A railroad is a road and traffic can be very heavy, even on a single track, trains can come from either direction on any track, they can be moving very fast, they are very long and heavy and they cannot stop until they are long past where you are. So don’t be on the track. Here’s a short video from Larry the Cable Guy on how to avoid being hit by a train. It’s simple, don’t be on the track.
If you want to be sure what the rules are, you can go to Operation Lifesaver here.