us–amtrak-derailment

Train cars derail in Pierce County; minor injuries

STEILACOOM, Wash. - Authorities say several passengers suffered minor injuries after parts of an Amtrak passenger train derailed in Washington state.Amtrak and the Pierce County Sheriff's Office says the locomotive and the baggage car of the Amtrak Cascades train derailed around 2:30 p.m. near the town of Steilacoom. The train runs between Vancouver, Canada, and Eugene-Springfield, Oregon.