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Amtrak train from L.A. to Chicago derails in Missouri

CHICAGO (CBS) -- An Amtrak train derailed Monday afternoon in northern Missouri, while en route from Los Angeles to Chicago. Amtrak said several cars on the train derailed after hitting a dump truck at a railroad crossing in the town of Mendon around 1:45 p.m. Approximately 243 passengers were on...
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Amtrak train with 243 aboard derails in Missouri, injuries reported

An Amtrak train with traveling from Los Angeles to Chicago derailed in Missouri on Monday afternoon — leaving several people injured, railroad officials said. The train collided with a dump truck at a public railroad crossing in Mendon, Missouri, 100 miles east of Kansas City, at 1:42 p.m. local time, Amtrak said in a statement.
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Amtrak train derails in Missouri after hitting dump truck

An Amtrak train traveling from Los Angeles to Chicago derailed in rural Missouri Monday afternoon after striking a dump truck at a public crossing, officials said. According to Amtrak, there were 243 passengers on board the train, a Southwest Chief, when several cars derailed near Mendon, Mo., about 100 miles from Kansas City.
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Amtrak's Southwest Chief in major accident in Missouri

MENDON, Mo. — Amtrak's Southwest Chief has been involved in a crash and derailment in Missouri. The accident happened around 1:42 p.m. Monday after the eastbound Chief hit a dump truck at high speed near Mendon, Missouri, which is about 100 miles east of Kansas City. The company said...
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Amtrak train on its way to Iowa crashes in Missouri

MENDON, Missouri — An Amtrak train traveling from Los Angeles to Chicago crashed in northern Missouri Monday. Amtrak says the train, with 243 passengers, crashed in Mendon, Missouri at 1:42 p.m. when it hit a dump truck at a public crossing. The train was headed to Fort Madison, Iowa...
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Amtrak passenger train derails in Missouri Monday afternoon

MENDON, Mo. — Missouri Highway Patrol has confirmed that an Amtrak passenger train has derailed in rural Missouri early Monday afternoon. Several train cars can be seen on their side in photos posted to social media shortly after the incident. The crash appears to have taken place near Mendon,...
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Amtrak Train Derails In MO

A report says emergency responders called for a mass casualty trailer after an Amtrak train derailed in Missouri. The train derailed after it hit a dump truck at a public crossing in the city of Mendon, which is about 80 miles northwest of Columbia. Social media pictures show several cars on their sides.
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