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Amtrak Train Derails in Pa.

January 30, 2000

MILL RUN, Pa. (AP) _ Four cars of a Washington, D.C.-bound Amtrak train derailed in southwest Pennsylvania on Saturday night, emergency officials said.

There were no immediate reports of injuries among the Capitol Unlimited’s 139 passengers and crew.

The derailment occurred at about 11 p.m. in Springfield Township in Fayette County, about 44 miles southeast of Pittsburgh and near Ohiopyle State Park.

The train was outbound from Chicago.

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