LIVE STREAM: Amtrak Derailment
A high speed Amtrak train has derailed onto an interstate in Pierce County Washington, about 40 miles south of Seattle. These photos shows a section the train dangling from an overpass onto interstate 5. It derailed around 7:40 this morning local time. All lanes of the interstate are blocked. A spokesperson from Pierce County said there are – multiple casualties including multiple injuries and fatalities. Amtrak tweeted that it was train on its inaugural run. It is unclear what caused the train to derail, but it’s under investigation.