Washington Amtrak Derailment
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Teen paralyzed in Washington train derailment discusses accident

Timmy Brodigan is currently in ICU at the Seattle Children's Hospital.
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Teen paralyzed in Washington train derailment discusses accident
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Teen paralyzed in Washington train derailment thanks good Samaritan

Timmy Brodigan is currently in ICU at the Seattle Children's Hospital.
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Teen paralyzed in train derailment thanks good Samaritan
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Investigators look into distraction as cause of Amtrak train derailment

Authorities are looking into the possibility the train's engineer was distracted by his cellphone or another person in the locomotive at the time of the deadly accident in Washington state.
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Investigators look into distraction as cause of Amtrak train derailment
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County transit employee among 3 killed in Amtrak train derailment in Washington state

The NTSB said the train was going 80 mph through a curve.
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County transit employee among 3 killed in Amtrak train derailment
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270,000-pound Amtrak locomotive moved from Wash. crash site for examination

Three were killed and many more were injured in the Monday morning crash.
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270,000-pound Amtrak locomotive moved from crash site for examination
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Over 270,000-pound Amtrak locomotive moved from crash site

The locomotive was loaded onto a special reinforced trailer, which will be carried by two tractors up Interstate 5 to Joint Base Lewis-McChord, Washington state officials said.
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Over 270,000-pound Amtrak locomotive moved from crash site
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See photos taken from inside the wrecked Amtrak train in Washington state

Three were killed in the derailment near Dupont, Washington.
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Inside the Amtrak train that derailed
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Trump touts infrastructure plan after derailment, but proposed budget would cut Amtrak funding

Trump tweeted that the deadly derailment showed need for infrastructure plan.
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Trump touts infrastructure plan after derailment, but budget would cut Amtrak funding
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At least 3 dead after Amtrak train derails going 80 mph in 30-mph zone: NTSB

An Amtrak train derailed in Washington state and at least one car was left dangling off an overpass.
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At least 3 dead after Amtrak train derails going 80 mph in 30-mph zone: NTSB
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Amtrak derailment survivors, eyewitnesses, describe scary scene

An Amtrak train on the inaugural run of a new route derailed in Washington state leaving multiple fatalities and dozens of injuries.
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Amtrak derailment survivors, eyewitnesses, describe scary scene
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At least 3 dead after Amtrak train derails

Investigators are trying to determine what caused the passenger train to hurtle off an overpass on its inaugural run on a new route in Washington state.
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At least 3 dead after Amtrak train derails
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Derailed train survivor describes speed, moment of impact

Chris Karnes tells "GMA" what he saw and felt when an Amtrak train in which he was a passenger derailed in Washington state, killing at least three people.
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Derailed train survivor describes speed, moment of impact
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Washington Amtrak crash survivor describes being 'catapulted' into seats in front of him

A survivor of the Washington state derailment described being thrown into the seats in front of him.
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Amtrak crash survivor says he was 'catapulted' into seats in front of him
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Amtrak derailment witness helped victims right after crash: 'We held their hands'

A man who helped the injured after a deadly Amtrak train crash in Washington state describes the scene.
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Amtrak derailment witness helped victims right after crash: 'We held their hands'
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Passenger on derailed Amtrak train says 'everything was in slow motion'

A passenger on the Amtrak train that derailed near Tacoma, Washington, said "everything was in slow motion" as the accident happened.
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Passenger says 'everything was in slow motion' as Amtrak train derailed
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Derailed train was traveling down new Amtrak route

The track had recently been updated to accommodate passenger trains.
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Derailed train was traveling down new Amtrak route
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Passenger on derailed train said he curled into a ball praying for the train to come to a stop

Scott Claggett said he was on his way to Portland for a business meeting when his train car began to lean and people started flying in the air.
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Passenger on derailed train said he curled into a ball praying for the train to come to a stop
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At least 3 dead in Amtrak train derailment

The southbound train derailed south of Tacoma, Wash.
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At least 3 dead in Amtrak train derailment
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Train derails in Washington state, leaving car dangling over highway

According to the Pierce County Sheriff's Office, there were "injuries and casualties" in the incident but it was not clear how many or how severe.
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Train derails in Washington state, leaving car dangling over highway
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'Multiple fatalities' after Amtrak train derails near Tacoma

An Amtrak train on the inaugural run of a new route derailed in Washington state, leaving "multiple fatalities" and dozens of injuries after part of the train careened off an overpass onto a heavily-trafficked highway below, a local official said.
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'Multiple fatalities' after Amtrak train derails near Tacoma
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Train derailment survivor describes being catapulted into seat in front of him

"We were going down the tracks between 70 and 80 miles an hour, I would say, and we heard a creaking, a little bit of a creaking sound," said Chris Karnes, who was on the train that derailed in Washington state.
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Train derailment survivor describes being catapulted into seat in front of him
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Amtrak train derailment a 'very scary' scene that left eyewitness feeling 'helpless'

Greg Mukai was on his way to work when he came to a sudden stop and saw smoke.
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Amtrak train derailment a 'very scary' scene that left eyewitness feeling 'helpless'
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Amtrak train derails in Washington state

An Amtrak train derailed in Washington state this morning, leaving at least one of the cars dangling from an overpass over a highway, officials said.
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Amtrak train derails in Washington state