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Deadly train derailment in Washington

The scene where an Amtrak passenger train derailed on a bridge over interstate highway I-5 in DuPont, Washington, December 18, 2017. REUTERS/Steve Dipaola

The scene where an Amtrak passenger train derailed on a bridge over interstate highway I-5 in DuPont, Washington, December 18, 2017. REUTERS/Steve Dipaola

The scene where an Amtrak passenger train derailed on a bridge over interstate highway I-5 in DuPont, Washington, December 18, 2017. REUTERS/Steve Dipaola
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The scene where an Amtrak passenger train derailed on a bridge over interstate highway I-5. REUTERS/Steve Dipaola

The scene where an Amtrak passenger train derailed on a bridge over interstate highway I-5. REUTERS/Steve Dipaola

The scene where an Amtrak passenger train derailed on a bridge over interstate highway I-5. REUTERS/Steve Dipaola
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The scene where an Amtrak passenger train derailed. REUTERS/Steve Dipaola

The scene where an Amtrak passenger train derailed. REUTERS/Steve Dipaola

The scene where an Amtrak passenger train derailed. REUTERS/Steve Dipaola
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New railroad tracks just prior to the scene where an Amtrak passenger train derailed. REUTERS/Steve Dipaola

New railroad tracks just prior to the scene where an Amtrak passenger train derailed. REUTERS/Steve Dipaola

New railroad tracks just prior to the scene where an Amtrak passenger train derailed. REUTERS/Steve Dipaola
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An Amtrak passenger train is seen derailed. Courtesy Pierce County Sheriff's Department/Handout via REUTERS

An Amtrak passenger train is seen derailed. Courtesy Pierce County Sheriff's Department/Handout via REUTERS

An Amtrak passenger train is seen derailed. Courtesy Pierce County Sheriff's Department/Handout via REUTERS
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Traffic moves by the scene where an Amtrak passenger train derailed on a bridge over interstate highway I-5. REUTERS/Steve Dipaola

Traffic moves by the scene where an Amtrak passenger train derailed on a bridge over interstate highway I-5. REUTERS/Steve Dipaola

Traffic moves by the scene where an Amtrak passenger train derailed on a bridge over interstate highway I-5. REUTERS/Steve Dipaola
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Investigators begin analysis at the scene where an Amtrak passenger train derailed on a bridge over interstate highway I-5. REUTERS/Steve Dipaola

Investigators begin analysis at the scene where an Amtrak passenger train derailed on a bridge over interstate highway I-5. REUTERS/Steve Dipaola

Investigators begin analysis at the scene where an Amtrak passenger train derailed on a bridge over interstate highway I-5. REUTERS/Steve Dipaola
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First responders are at the scene of an Amtrak passenger train which derailed and is hanging from a bridge over the interstate highway I-5. REUTERS/Nick Adams

First responders are at the scene of an Amtrak passenger train which derailed and is hanging from a bridge over the interstate highway I-5. REUTERS/Nick Adams

First responders are at the scene of an Amtrak passenger train which derailed and is hanging from a bridge over the interstate highway I-5. REUTERS/Nick Adams
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Parts of an Amtrak passenger train at the scene of derailment. Courtesy Pierce County Sheriff's Department/Handout via REUTERS

Parts of an Amtrak passenger train at the scene of derailment. Courtesy Pierce County Sheriff's Department/Handout via REUTERS

Parts of an Amtrak passenger train at the scene of derailment. Courtesy Pierce County Sheriff's Department/Handout via REUTERS
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An Amtrak passenger train is seen derailed on a bridge over interstate highway I-5. Courtesy WSDOT/Handout via REUTERS

An Amtrak passenger train is seen derailed on a bridge over interstate highway I-5. Courtesy WSDOT/Handout via REUTERS

An Amtrak passenger train is seen derailed on a bridge over interstate highway I-5. Courtesy WSDOT/Handout via REUTERS
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The scene where an Amtrak passenger train derailed. REUTERS/Steve Dipaola

The scene where an Amtrak passenger train derailed. REUTERS/Steve Dipaola

The scene where an Amtrak passenger train derailed. REUTERS/Steve Dipaola
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The Amtrak passenger train which derailed is seen hanging from a bridge over the interstate highway (I-5). REUTERS/Tom James

The Amtrak passenger train which derailed is seen hanging from a bridge over the interstate highway (I-5). REUTERS/Tom James

The Amtrak passenger train which derailed is seen hanging from a bridge over the interstate highway (I-5). REUTERS/Tom James
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First responders are seen at the scene of an Amtrak passenger train derailment. REUTERS/Nick Adams

First responders are seen at the scene of an Amtrak passenger train derailment. REUTERS/Nick Adams

First responders are seen at the scene of an Amtrak passenger train derailment. REUTERS/Nick Adams
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An Amtrak passenger train derailment over interstate highway I-5 is seen in this Washington State Patrol image. Courtesy Brooke Bova/Washington State Patrol/Handout via REUTERS

An Amtrak passenger train derailment over interstate highway I-5 is seen in this Washington State Patrol image. Courtesy Brooke Bova/Washington State Patrol/Handout via REUTERS

An Amtrak passenger train derailment over interstate highway I-5 is seen in this Washington State Patrol image. Courtesy Brooke Bova/Washington State Patrol/Handout via REUTERS
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The scene where an Amtrak passenger train derailed on a bridge over interstate highway I-5. REUTERS/Steve Dipaola

The scene where an Amtrak passenger train derailed on a bridge over interstate highway I-5. REUTERS/Steve Dipaola

The scene where an Amtrak passenger train derailed on a bridge over interstate highway I-5. REUTERS/Steve Dipaola
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First responders are seen at the scene of an Amtrak passenger train derailment. Courtesy Brooke Bova/Washington State Patrol/Handout via REUTERS

First responders are seen at the scene of an Amtrak passenger train derailment. Courtesy Brooke Bova/Washington State Patrol/Handout via REUTERS

First responders are seen at the scene of an Amtrak passenger train derailment. Courtesy Brooke Bova/Washington State Patrol/Handout via REUTERS
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Parts of an Amtrak passenger train at the scene of derailment. Courtesy Pierce County Sheriff's Department/Handout via REUTERS

Parts of an Amtrak passenger train at the scene of derailment. Courtesy Pierce County Sheriff's Department/Handout via REUTERS

Parts of an Amtrak passenger train at the scene of derailment. Courtesy Pierce County Sheriff's Department/Handout via REUTERS
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First responders are at the scene of an Amtrak passenger train derailment. REUTERS/Nick Adams

First responders are at the scene of an Amtrak passenger train derailment. REUTERS/Nick Adams

First responders are at the scene of an Amtrak passenger train derailment. REUTERS/Nick Adams
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The scene where an Amtrak passenger train derailed on a bridge over interstate highway I-5. REUTERS/Steve Dipaola

The scene where an Amtrak passenger train derailed on a bridge over interstate highway I-5. REUTERS/Steve Dipaola

The scene where an Amtrak passenger train derailed on a bridge over interstate highway I-5. REUTERS/Steve Dipaola
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Emergency services next to a derailed Amtrak train. COURTESY BRADEN CHAPMAN via REUTERS

Emergency services next to a derailed Amtrak train. COURTESY BRADEN CHAPMAN via REUTERS

Emergency services next to a derailed Amtrak train. COURTESY BRADEN CHAPMAN via REUTERS
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