The Washington Post

Amtrak train derails in Nebraska, no serious injuries reported

An Amtrak train carrying about 175 passengers derailed in southwest Nebraska on Friday morning, according to the Associated Press. No serious injuries were reported, but several passengers were taken to a hospital. The train, a California Zephyr heading from Chicago to California, struck a farm vehicle stopped on the tracks, according to an Amtrak press release. The train derailed not far from the borders of Kansas and Colorado.

Mark Berman covers national news for The Washington Post and anchors Post Nation, a destination for breaking news and stories from around the country.

The Freddie Gray case

Please provide a valid email address.

You’re all set!

Campaign 2016 Email Updates

Please provide a valid email address.

You’re all set!

Get Zika news by email

Please provide a valid email address.

You’re all set!
Comments
Show Comments
Most Read

local

Success! Check your inbox for details.

See all newsletters

Close video player
Now Playing