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NTSB: 2015 Amtrak derailment in Vermont caused by rock-slide debris

(Source: Progressive Railroading, June 15, 2017)

The probable cause of an Amtrak train derailment in Vermont in October 2015 was the train's collision with debris that had fallen on the track after a rock slide, the National Transportation Safety Board (NTSB) announced last week.

Full story: Progressive Railroading

Friday, June 16, 2017

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