New Jersey Train Crash Injures Over 100

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New Jersey Train Crash Injures Over 100Onlookers view a New Jersey Transit train that derailed and crashed through the station in Hoboken, New Jersey, U.S. in this picture courtesy of Chris Lantero taken September 29, 2016 | Courtesy of Chris Lantero via REUTERS


HOBOKEN, N.J., Sept 29 (Reuters) – Three people were killed and more than 100 injured, some critically, when a commuter train derailed and plowed through Hoboken station in New Jersey during the morning rush hour on Thursday, U.S. media and a transit official said.

Citing medical officials, U.S. media reports said three people were killed. Well over 100 people were hurt, many of them critically, Jennifer Nelson, a spokeswoman for train operator New Jersey Transit, told reporters at the scene. She did not confirm any fatalities.

Dramatic pictures posted by commuters showed a train carriage that appeared to have smashed right through the station concourse, collapsing a section of the…

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Posted on 09/30/2016, in Uncategorized. Bookmark the permalink. 5 Comments.

  1. Thoughts and prayers for all the victims and their families. I’m sure others from around the world feel likewise.

  2. Prayers indeed.

  3. How frightening!

  4. yahtzeebutterfly



    “The engineer of the New Jersey commuter train that killed one person and injured 108 when it crashed into a Hoboken station on Thursday told investigators he was fully rested and has no memory of the incident, a National Transportation Safety Board official said on Sunday.”

  5. huff pray for all of the persons and families

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