On Saturday, September 25, the Empire Builder train from Seattle to Chicago derailed in Montana.
This is reported by the Associated Press.
According to preliminary data, at least three people were killed and several others were injured.
According to the representative of the national railway passenger corporation Amtrak Jason Abrams, the scene is located near the Canadian border.
At the time of the emergency, the train had about 147 passengers and 13 crew members. All the victims were hospitalized in the nearest hospitals.
The train consisted of two locomotives and 10 carriages, seven of which derailed. The National Transportation Safety Board will send experts to the scene to investigate the accident.
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