Fatal train wreck

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Date
2008-09-14
Photographer
Vogel, Richard
Copyright Owner
© Richard Vogel/Associated Press
Location
Chatsworth, California
Object ID
500004733

This tragic accident killed 25 and injured 135. The engineer of the crowded commuter train may have been distracted; he had been texting to railroad enthusiasts before running a red light and hitting a freight train head-on.