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Several Hurt After Amtrak Train Derails in Philadelphia

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Source: NBC Philadelphia Source: NBC Philadelphia

At least 50 people were hurt after an Amtrak train derailed in Philadelphia Tuesday night, according to officials.

Officials say eight to ten cars derailed on the 2000 block of Wheatsheaf Lane. At least 50 people were injured though officials have not yet revealed their conditions. Officials say approximately 240 people in all were on board.

In a video posted on Instagram, passengers are heard telling other victims to crawl forward.

SEPTA regional rail service is suspended until further notice on the Chestnut Hill West and Trenton Regional Rail lines due to the accident.

Read more at NBC Philadelphia

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