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Metrolink train collides with truck, derails

Posted on February 24, 2015

OXNARD, Calif. — At least 30 people were injured when a Metrolink train derailed after colliding with a tractor trailer on the tracks in Ventura County, CBS Los Angeles reported

The VC Line 102 train, which was headed southbound to Los Angeles, hit the produce truck around 5:45 a.m. The truck caught fire and five train cars derailed with three landing on their side. The driver of the truck fled the scene, but was detained for questioning. No fatalities were reported. For the full story, click here.

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