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Chicago-bound Amtrak train collides with dump truck in Missouri

1 month ago   |   By Chicago Tribune

Three people were killed and others were injured when a passenger train traveling from Los Angeles to Chicago with about 243 passengers and 12 crew members struck a dump truck and derailed in a remote, rural area of Missouri on June 27, 2022, officials said.
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3 killed, dozens hurt in Amtrak train crash in Missouri

1 month ago   |   By Boston Herald

By SUMMER BALLENTINE
MENDON, Mo. - An Amtrak passenger train traveling from Los Angeles to Chicago struck a dump truck Monday in a remote area of Missouri, killing three people and injuring dozens more as seven rail cars tumbled off the tracks and landed on their sides, officials said.
Two of those killed were on the train and one was in the truck, Missouri State Highway Patrol spokesman Cpl. Justin Dunn said. It was not immediately clear exactly how many people were hurt, the patrol said, but hospitals reported receiving more than 40 patients from the crash and were expecting...
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