Several motorists in vehicles that were struck by the fallen train cars suffered injuries, but there were no fatalities among people in those vehicles, the sheriff's office said. All but one auto jumped the tracks.
"All of a sudden, we felt this rocking and creaking noise, and it felt like we were heading down a hill", Karnes said.
A train crew member told an emergency dispatcher the train came around a corner before the bridge and then "we went on the ground", according to an audio recording posted by Broadcastify.com.
She said all of the train cars have been searched, and emergency efforts would likely extend through the night and into the morning.
Amtrak service south of Seattle is temporarily suspended.
At least three people on board were killed, local authorities said, contradicting a US official briefed on the investigation who said that at least six were dead.
"We will do everything in our power to support these passengers, our employees and their families". The accident took place when the train entered a curve as it travelled at 170kph, twice the permitted speed. The trains were expected to reach speeds of 79 miles (127 kilometers) per hour through the densely populated area with the improved systems and track.
Local sources reported that Don Anderson, mayor of the nearby town of Lakewood, opposed the new route because of what he called insufficient safety measures. "They are our top priority, and I know first responders are doing everything to ensure everyone has the care they need".
US President Donald Trump used the tragedy to push for his proposed infrastructure reform before offering his condolences 10 minutes later. Seven trillion dollars spent in the Middle East while our roads, bridges, tunnels, railways (and more) crumble!
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North Korea has conducted more than 20 ballistic missile tests during 2017 and its most powerful nuclear explosion to date. The two also discussed the nuclear crisis in North Korea, according to official statements from both governments.
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On Dec. 17 and 18 North View Harvest Ministries will present the Christmas musical and drama "Come See the Lamb" at 7 p.m. Several travelers visit him over the course of the evening, and each impacts Day's life in some way.
Bellew framed the move as part of the airline's transition from a scrappy player to a major force in global aviation. Italian pilot union ANPAC called off a four-hour strike scheduled for Friday after Ryanair made its offer.
During the investigation police uncovered an emergency call placed from Wright's mobile phone in which 11 gunshots can be heard. Dispatchers said they didn't alert patrol officers or commanders because they couldn't confirm it came from their jurisdiction.
Bengals coach Lewis plans to leave after season
Bank Stadium crowd reached full volume, Case Keenum watched on the sideline with a wide smile, exhorting fans to get even louder. The Vikings have averaged 132.2 rushing yards per game and allowed an average of 60.7 rushing yards per game this season.
Six children dead in French train-bus crash
Four children are dead and may others injured after a train and a school bus collided in southwestern France. Images of the accident site show that the bus was completely sheared into two by the impact.
Carmelo Anthony Returns to New York Tonight
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