At Least 4 Dead and 67 Injured in Metro-North Train Derailment in the Bronx

At least four people were reportedly killed today (Sunday, December 1st) after a bronxMetro-North Railroad train derailed in the Bronx along the Hudson River. At least 67 people were injured included 11 critically, New York Fire Department spokesman, Jim Long has said.

The derailment happened when several cars of a train headed south from Poughkeepsie, N.Y., and left the tracks near the Spuyten Duyvil station under the Henry Hudson Bridge on the Hudson Line at about 7:20 am.

The train left Poughkeepsie at 5:54 a.m. and was due at Grand Central Terminal at 7:43 a.m.

A freight train derailed near the same station in July.

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