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Breaking News: Mendon, MO: Missouri State Highway Patrol confirms and releases the identities of the 4 victims in the deadly Amtrak’s Southwest Chief Passenger Train 4 crash and derailment.

Sources: Missouri State Highway Patrol and Chariton County Coroner Nye Bowyer (Information) Picture: Missouri State Highway Patrol Trooper B (Courtesy) Mendon, Missouri: The Missouri State Highway Patrol have confirmed and released on Wednesday, June 29th, 2022 the identities of the 4 victims of the deadly Amtrak’s Southwest Chief Passenger Train 4 crash and derailment.
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New details released on warnings for railroad crossing near Mendon

CHARITON COUNTY, Mo. — Neighbors and county leaders continue to detail their years of warnings about the lack of visibility and clearance near a train crossing at the site of Monday's deadly Amtrak crash near Mendon. Farmer Mike Spencer on Wednesday spoke to KMBC about those warnings, along with...
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Missouri Amtrak derailment victims identified as train found to be going 87mph

Two adult sisters who were waiting to use the restrooms aboard an Amtrak train that derailed in Mendon, Missouri, have been identified along with two other victims. Rochelle Cook, 58, and Kim Holsapple, 56, both of DeSoto, Kansas, were on their way to Chicago on Monday when their Amtrak triain collided with a dump truck at a crossing. They were identified on Wednesday as being among those killed in the derailment along with another passenger who succumbed on Tuesday – 82-year-old Binh Phan, of Kansas City, Missouri. Social media posts from relatives of Cook and Holsapple said...
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Brunswick puts new housing on hold in attempt to solve housing crisis

BRUNSWICK (WGME) -- With housing costs still so high, Brunswick says it's putting most new housing projects on hold to try and solve its housing crisis. The town just put a 180-day moratorium into effect, calling it an emergency declaration. Three projects were halted due to the recent moratorium, including...
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Names have been released of the four people killed in Monday’s Amtrak train collision with a dump truck near Mendon. The truck driver was 53-year-old Billy Barton the second of Brookfield. Two passengers on the train, 57-year-old Rochelle Cook and 56-year-old Kim Holsapple, both of De Soto, Kansas were pronounced dead at the scene.
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Boy Scout, 15, 'Pretty Shook Up' After Trying to Save Truck Driver Who Died in Accident with Amtrak Train

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Amtrak dump truck collision and derailment death toll rises; Amtrak officials now say 275+ on the train

CHARITON COUNTY, Mo. – The Amtrak Southwest Chief collided with a dump truck on Monday afternoon, causing all but one car to derail southwest of Mendon, Mo. An additional person has died in a Columbia, Mo. hospital since initial information Monday evening was confirmed in a press conference. “There are now a total of four fatalities in the crash. Three...
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NTSB investigates train derailment, shares more about crossing in Mendon

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