amtrak Vermonter

Amtrak Passenger Train Derails in Vermont

An Amtrak train derailed over an embankment in Northfield, Vermont on Monday morning. Four passengers were hospitalized following the accident. Train 55 – the Vermonter – was traveling from Saint Albans, VT to Washington, DC when it derailed after reportedly striking a rock slide on the tracks.

Three of the five cars went over the steep embankment, the fire department said. Four passengers were taken to the hospital in unknown conditions, the fire department added.

Source: ABC News

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