Friday, August 26, 2011
Central States News: AMTRAK's California Zephyr Partially-Derails in Southwest Nebraska
Two locomotives and 3 of 10 passenger rail cars derailed about 9 a.m. Kansas City-time near Max- NE- near the Colorado-Kansas state line- states this story in the NORTH PLATTE (NE) TELEGRAPH.
The derailment happened after the train struck a vehicle- and one person was taken to a hospital the NPT story said.
There were no immediate reports of any other injuries.
The rest of eastbound California Zephyr's passengers were to be transported by bus.