Sunday, December 1, 2013

Metro-North Train Derails At Spuyten Duyvil

All seven cars of a south-bound Metro-North Train derailed early Sunday morning at the Spuyten Duyvil Metro-North Railroad station. This station serves the residents of the Bronx, and the derailed train served the Hudson Line of Metro-North.

Four people are reported to have died as a result of the derailment, and dozens are reported to be injured, The New York Post is reporting, adding, "The train originated out of Poughkeepsie, departing at 5:54 a.m. and was scheduled to arrive into Grand Central Terminal at 7:43 a.m., officials said. The cars were being pushed south by a locomotive."

Injuries have been reported. Reportedly, Gov. Andrew Cuomo is en route to the scene.

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