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July 11, 1990 | United Press International
A 20-car Amtrak train collided with a police cruiser at a rural railroad crossing, killing a sheriff's deputy and cutting his vehicle in two, authorities said Tuesday.
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August 14, 1992 | From Associated Press
A switch that someone apparently tampered with diverted an Amtrak train carrying 187 people onto a siding and caused the train to derail, injuring 74 people, federal investigators said Thursday. Four people were hospitalized, including the engineer who was at the controls when Amtrak's Colonial jumped the track Wednesday night.
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August 14, 1992 | From Associated Press
A switch that someone apparently tampered with diverted an Amtrak train carrying 187 people onto a siding and caused the train to derail, injuring 74 people, federal investigators said Thursday. Four people were hospitalized, including the engineer who was at the controls when Amtrak's Colonial jumped the track Wednesday night.
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July 11, 1990 | United Press International
A 20-car Amtrak train collided with a police cruiser at a rural railroad crossing, killing a sheriff's deputy and cutting his vehicle in two, authorities said Tuesday.
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September 29, 1989 | From Associated Press
An Amtrak train smashed into a fire truck at a railroad crossing Thursday night and derailed, killing three people and injuring more than 150 passengers. At least two of the dead were in the fire truck. Both engines and 11 cars of the southbound Crescent, bound from New York to Atlanta and New Orleans, derailed when the collision occurred about 7:40 p.m. in this northern Virginia town about 40 miles southwest of Washington, D.C., said Amtrak spokesman John Jacobsen in Washington.
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September 29, 1989 | From Associated Press
An Amtrak train smashed into a fire truck at a railroad crossing Thursday night and derailed, killing three people and injuring more than 150 passengers. At least two of the dead were in the fire truck. Both engines and 11 cars of the southbound Crescent, bound from New York to Atlanta and New Orleans, derailed when the collision occurred about 7:40 p.m. in this northern Virginia town about 40 miles southwest of Washington, D.C., said Amtrak spokesman John Jacobsen in Washington.
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