News 3 Railroad Employees Missing after Head-On Train Collision in Texas

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    https://weather.com/news/news/crews-fighting-fire-after-two-trains-collide-in-texas

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    BNSF Railway spokesman Joe Faust said each train was carrying two crew members. He says one man jumped before the trains collided and is being treated at a hospital. The extent of his injuries is unknown.

    It's not clear how fast the trains were traveling when they collided, but the speed limit in that area is 70 mph, Faust said. It also wasn't clear why the trains were on the same track.

    Billy Brown, a farmer who lives in the area, told the Associated Press that he saw a fireball erupt after the collision.



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    In this photo provided by Billy B. Brown, two freight trains are on fire Tuesday, June 28, 2016, after they collided and derailed near Panhandle, Texas. Texas Department of Public Safety Lt. Bryan Witt says the accident occurred Tuesday morning near the town of Panhandle, about 25 miles northeast of Amarillo. (Billy B. Brown via AP)



    "I don't know how anyone survived," Brown said. "It's terrible. I've seen a number of train wrecks but I've never seen one like this."


    Not Florida :dadance:
     
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    I was just about to post that!!:backpedal:
     
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    @Billy Brown is a farmer?

    That kind of does make sense.
     
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    Fucking Texas.
     
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    Robin, Train made a party in my honor in Texas today.
     
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