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Major train accident in America, high speed Amtrak train derails, 3 passengers killed

अमेरिका में बड़ा रेल हादसा, पटरी से उतरी हाई स्‍पीड एमट्रेक ट्रेन, 3 यात्रियों की मौत

Authorities are probing why this accident happened.

There were about 147 passengers in the train and 13 crew members were on board. There are reports of several people getting injured in the incident that took place on Saturday afternoon. This train, named Empire Builder, crashed near Joplin at around 4 pm on Saturday.

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  • Publish Date – 9:08 am, Sun, 26 September 21Edited By: Richa Bajpai
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There are reports of the derailment of an Amtrak train running between Seattle and Chicago in the US. Information about this incident that happened in North-Central Montana has been given by the train agency. The agency has told that about 3 people have died in this train accident.

According to the train agency, there were about 147 passengers in the train and 13 crew members were on board. There are reports of several people getting injured in the incident that took place on Saturday afternoon. This train, named Empire Builder, crashed near Joplin at around 4 pm on Saturday. Amtrak Train Agency spokesman Jason Abrams has issued an official statement on this. The incident took place in Helena, about 48 km from the border with Canada.

The agency is currently working with local authorities so that the injured passengers can be taken to a safe hospital. Simultaneously, preparations are being made to evacuate the stranded passengers safely. From the photographs that have come on social media, it is seen that there are many boxes lying around the track. Passengers are standing on both sides of the track with their luggage.

A similar incident happened in the year 2017 as well and that incident happened 64 km south of the city of Seattle. In that accident, an Amtrak train derailed and collided with other vehicles along with the cars on the road. 6 people were killed in that accident. Amtrak trains are America’s high speed trains and cover a distance of 100 kilometers in 48 minutes.

Currently this news is being updated.

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