It was the first day of high speed service for the area. It appears that the train came off the rails at a curve. Outlets reporting last known speed of ~81mph. The scene has been declared a mass casualty incident. Let’s hope everyone is okay, no formal count of injuries of fatalities yet...

If you are in Seattle, probably should avoid I5.

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Update: Per the Sheriff’s department there have been fatalities and several injuries as well as several motor vehicles struck. Unknown if the fatalities are on the train or in cars.

Update (from Gamecat235): Pierce County Sheriff’s Office has detailed photos on their twitter account: https://twitter.com/piercesheriff?lang=en (Looks bad)

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