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UTU TST assists NTSB after Amtrak derailment
Posted By rob On October 23, 2012 @ 4:46 am In Amtrak/Commuter News,News,Recent Updates | Comments Disabled
The UTU Transportation Safety Team is assisting National Transportation Board investigators following an Oct. 21 derailment of an Amtrak passenger train in Niles, Mich.
News reports indicate the investigation initially is focusing on whether the train was on the wrong track.
Some 174 passengers were on board, according to news reports, and seven passengers and two crew members were treated at area hospitals for non-life-threatening injuries.
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