At least three killed and dozens injured after train derails in Missouri

6/28/2022 1:04:00 AM

Multiple people are feared dead after a train carrying more than 200 people derailed in Missouri

Multiple people are feared dead after a train carrying more than 200 people derailed in Missouri

At least three people have been killed after a passenger train carrying more than 200 people derailed in Missouri.

Cpl.Monday 27 June 2022 22:58, UK Image: Why you can trust Sky News At least 50 people are said to have been injured and"multiple" killed after several carriages of a passenger train derailed on its way from Los Angeles to Chicago.Three people have been killed and two others have been seriously injured after a train full of passengers crashed with a car on railway tracks.A bullfight has ended in tragedy after a stand collapsed has resulted in 500 people being injured and five killed in Colombia, according to local reports.

Justin Dunn, of the Missouri State Highway Patrol, said the collision happened at an uncontrolled crossing, which does not have lights or devices to warn vehicles when a train is coming.They are common in rural areas."Multiple" people are dead, according to US media reports.Two people who died were on the train and one was in the dump truck.READ MORE: Hero lorry driver 'risked his life' to save pensioner from burning car wreck The vehicle, a four-door sedan, was on the tracks when it was hit and came to a rest approximately 60 feet away.Seven cars derailed and injured people were taken to nearby hospitals.Image: Pic: Dax McDonald/@cloudmarooned/Twitter Dax McDonald was on the train and his pictures, shared with Sky News, show several rail cars on their sides with escaped passengers standing on top.An investigation into what happened has been launched.Shocking video footage from the stadium shows the moment that the stands – which were packed with hundreds of spectators – slowly tipped forward before disintegrating in the arena.

The crash happened near Mendon in Missouri.Twitter.The cause of the crash is currently under investigation, but the location is known for its potential dangers, with first responders attending to calls at least once or twice a year, as the crossing does not have a traffic guard.Picture: Google Maps Passenger Robert Nightingale told CNN he was taking a nap when the incident happened."I was in my sleeper and I was dozing off.The train was running a bit late so I decided to take a nap before my lunch reservation," he said.The train derailed after hitting a truck, but luckily no one was killed, with three people taken to hospital with non-life threatening injuries.Read more: Toxic gas leak leaves more than a dozen dead and 251 injured in Jordan "And then everything started to go in slow motion.I ask the mayors not to authorise more shows with the death of people or animals.

Like I could feel the tracks go back and forth, back and forth." Footage from inside the train showed passengers sat and stood in a carriage that is titled on its side, creating a disorientating view as they look around..

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This accident occurred at an uncontrolled crossing, which had no lights or devices to warn vehicles on the road. This sorry unmarked railroad situation is common in rural areas. RIP 🙏🏾

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