6/28, 2:57 AM (Source: TeleTrader)
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Several people killed after train derails in Missouri

Multiple people were killed after a train came off the tracks in Missouri on Monday, CNN reported citing Corporal Justin Dunn, a spokesperson for Missouri State Highway Patrol Troop B.

Eight cars and two locomotives derailed after striking a truck that was obstructing a public crossing near Mendon, the company officials stated earlier, adding that there were approximately 243 passengers and 12 crew members aboard.

At least three individuals were killed in the incident, while 50 others sustained injuries.

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