Long Island Rail Road - updates

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Derailed New York commuter train was going too fast – probe

Jan 06, 2017 - 8:52 AM

A spokesman for the National Transportation Safety Board says the Long Island Rail Road train was going more than 10 miles per hour when the accident occurred The track speed limit is 5 mph

New York train derails during morning rush, dozens hurt

Jan 04, 2017 - 11:09 PM

There are 76 non life threatening injuries reported at scene of LIRR train derailment Atlantic Terminal Brooklyn according to the the New York Fire Department Twitter account

TRAIN DERAILMENT. An image of the train derailment at the Atlantic Terminal Brooklyn. Image from New York Fire Department.