Deadly Train Fact #7: Placing objects on the tracks could get you maimed or killed

The days of sharing the old pastime of smashing pennies and rocks on the tracks are long gone. What was thought to be a fun activity is in fact incredibly dangerous. Please, pass this important rail safety message along—placing a penny, rock or any other object on the tracks could get you maimed or killed. Love our Deadly Train Facts? Check out: Deadly Train Fact #1: Trains are faster than you think Deadly Train Fact #2: Trains cannot stop quickly Deadly Train Fact #3: Trains can’t avoid hitting you Deadly Train Fact #4: The impact of a train will crush you—literally Deadly Train Fact #5: Climbing on a train could cost you everything Deadly Train Fact #6: Trekking into a train tunnel could be the end of you