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Amtrak’s Southwest Chief Derails in Reported Mass Fatality Event

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KMIZ. At least three people have been transported to University Hospital in Columbus.Local NBC affiliate KSHB reported the train was traveling at approximately 90 mph as it approached Marceline, Missouri, just before 2:41 p.m.

Five minutes later, train trackers stated the train had come to a complete stop at 2:46 p.m. in Mendon. Missouri Governor Mike Parson acknowledged the accident in a tweet today, asking Missourians to offer their prayers and support to the injured and first responders.

While the Missouri Department of Natural Resources confirmed a “large fatality event” to KMIZ, there have been no further statements regarding fatalities.Several passengers on the derailed train posted pictures and videos of the aftermath to social media.

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