Authorities respond to a collision between an Amtrak passenger train and a truck
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North Carolina train and truck collision caught on camera

Dramatic footage has emerged of a passenger train being derailed after crashing into a truck and trailer that had become stuck between the barriers on the track.

The collision took place in North Carolina as the train was travelling from Charlotte to New York.

More than 50 passengers were taken to hospital, although none of the injuries were thought to be life-threatening.

Lucas de Jong reports.

  • 10 Mar 2015
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