A northbound Amtrak train collided with a tractor-trailer carrying an oversize load when the truck got stuck on the tracks in Halifax, NC on Monday, March 9, 2015. More than 200 passengers were on the train bound for New York. None had life-threatening injuries. Here, workers inspect damage to an overturned car.
A northbound Amtrak train collided with a tractor-trailer carrying an oversize load when the truck got stuck on the tracks in Halifax, NC on Monday, March 9, 2015. More than 200 passengers were on the train bound for New York. None had life-threatening injuries. Here, workers inspect damage to an overturned car. Chris Seward cseward@newsobserver.com
A northbound Amtrak train collided with a tractor-trailer carrying an oversize load when the truck got stuck on the tracks in Halifax, NC on Monday, March 9, 2015. More than 200 passengers were on the train bound for New York. None had life-threatening injuries. Here, workers inspect damage to an overturned car. Chris Seward cseward@newsobserver.com

Emergency call might have prevented Halifax Amtrak derailment

March 10, 2015 10:42 AM

UPDATED March 12, 2015 10:37 AM

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