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We still have crews on scene investigating the derailment.
The New York Post reports the driver of Sunday's wrecked train, a 20-year MTA veteran with a clean safety record, stated that he attempted to apply the brakes before the derailment, but they failed.
Investigators examine the train derailment site yesterday after a fatal Amtrak derailment on Tuesday night, in <BPhiladelphia Alejandro A
Ontario Provincial Police said no injuries were reported in the derailment that occurred at Gogama, Ontario.
Two days after the Ontario derailment, a train loaded with crude derailed in West Virginia, sparking a spectacular fire and forcing the evacuation of hundreds of families.
The Ministry of Railways has already ordered for a high-enquiry to probe the derailment of the Coromandel Express.
Over the last 10 years, Union Pacific invested approximately $30 billion to strengthen its infrastructure and decreased derailments 23 percent.
A recent increase in oil shipments by rail and the string of derailments ''demand increased vigilance,'' Wyden and Rockefeller wrote in a letter to Transportation Secretary Anthony Foxx and Energy Secretary Ernest Moniz.
Also, there was an insufficient response to a report of a rough ride in the area of the points on the night before the derailment.
A spokesperson for Cheshire Fire Service said: ``Two chemical flasks were onboard the train but officers found no leaks following the derailment after a thorough check.
GLENDALE - The wife of a train conductor killed along with 10 others in a January train derailment announced a petition drive Thursday calling for an end to the push-pull configuration of Metrolink commuter trains.
Last month Jarvis said it was at fault for a derailment at King's Cross station in London.