Amtrak Train Derailment-Victims-Obituary

Amtrak Train Derailment Victims


There have been multiple fatalities reported after an Amtrak train derailed south of Tacoma, Washington, according to the Seattle Times.

Dupont Fire Chief Larry Creekmore told CNN that three people were killed and more than 100 people were taken to hospitals for injuries sustained from the derailment.

The Amtrak train was on an inaugural run leaving from Seattle to Portland at 6:00 AM. The derailment took place on a new bypass that was being used for the first time.

There were 78 passengers and five crew members on the train when it derailed, according to Amtrak.

"There have been multiple casualties as a result of the Amtrak derailment near Tacoma, Washington," Detective Ed Troyer, a spokesman for the Pierce County Sheriff’s Department, said of the 7:40 a.m. incident. "The casualties include multiple injuries and fatalities."

Senator Patty Murray from Washington State tweeted, “Heartbroken by the news coming out of WA right now. As my staff works to get more info, my thoughts are w/ everyone affected, including the 1st responders doing their best to keep people safe."

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May the God of all peace bring comfort to the victims families at this difficult time.

We weep with all those who have lost loved ones through this tragic circumstances. May they find comfort through prayers and support of loved ones and hope in God's word that he sees all our deepest pains and he will comfort us through all our pains and sorrows.

May God our heavenly father, bless all those who lost loved ones inthis tragic accident. May the lord hold you ,comfort you in this time of healing. For all are angels watching over you now and forever.

To the families and friends of all those who loss their life in the Amtrak Train Derailment. I do not know the l personally but we all lose love ones in death. I just want to send my deepest condolences to the families. Please allow God to strengthen you in your grief.

My thoughts and prayers go out to the vicimss of this tragedy. In the 21st century and this still happens, I also extend my prayers to the surviors and their families


My sincere condolences go to all the family that lost someone in this sudden tragedy. Act:24:14~