Southwest Chief detailed near Salisbury, MO. Almost all cars on their sides. Hope everyone is safe.

In a statement, Amtrak confirmed several cars derailed at 1:42 p.m. “after striking a dump truck at a public crossing in Mendon, Missouri.”

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