Jury awards $17M to 3 plaintiffs in deadly Amtrak derailment

On Dec. 18, 2017, Amtrak’s first paid passenger run on a new route from Tacoma to Portland, Oregon, plunged onto Interstate 5 near DuPont, killing three people and injuring more than 60 others. Amtrak admitted liability before trial.

…In June, the National Transportation Safety Board published its final report on the crash, with the agency’s vice chairman blasting what he described as a “Titanic-like complacency” among those charged with ensuring safe train operations.

Jury awards $17M to 3 plaintiffs in deadly Amtrak derailment – ABC News

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