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DUPONT, WASHINGTON - DECEMBER 18:  Law enforcement work at the scene of a Amtrak train derailment on December 18, 2017 in DuPont, Washington. At least six people were killed when a passenger train car plunged from the bridge. The derailment also closed southbound I-5.  (Photo by Stephen Brashear/Getty Images)
DUPONT, WASHINGTON - DECEMBER 18:  Law enforcement work at the scene of a Amtrak train derailment on December 18, 2017 in DuPont, Washington. At least six people were killed when a passenger train car plunged from the bridge. The derailment also closed southbound I-5.  (Photo by Stephen Brashear/Getty Images)

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Multiple fatalities on derailed Amtrak train

An Amtrak passenger train on its inaugural trip on a new service route derailed near Dupont, Washington, spilling 13 cars off an overpass and killing several people, according to the spokesman for the Pierce County Sheriff's Office and the Washington State Patrol. CNN's Rene Marsh reports.

Multiple fatalities on derailed Amtrak train

An Amtrak passenger train on its inaugural trip on a new service route derailed near Dupont, Washington, spilling 13 cars off an overpass and killing several people, according to the spokesman for the Pierce County Sheriff's Office and the Washington State Patrol. CNN's Rene Marsh reports.