Train 501 was going 80 on a 30-mph track when it derailed Monday sending cars down onto I-5, killing at least three passengers. Peter Haley, Steve Bloom, and Tony Overman phaley@thenewstribune.com, sbloom@theolympian.com, toverman@theolympian.com
Train 501 was going 80 on a 30-mph track when it derailed Monday sending cars down onto I-5, killing at least three passengers. Peter Haley, Steve Bloom, and Tony Overman phaley@thenewstribune.com, sbloom@theolympian.com, toverman@theolympian.com

Amtrak engineer possibly distracted before speeding train derailed, officials say

December 19, 2017 06:48 AM