WEST COLUMBIA – The train that Sunday in South Carolina to two passengers killed and 116 others injured was caused by a blocked switch.
The intercity trains of Amtrak is on the wrong track and popped then in the neighborhood of Columbia on a stationary and unmanned freight train.
How it is possible that the bill not look good, according to local media are still being studied. The incident sparked a discussion on the construction of security systems that this kind of crashes can occur.
The American railways have a bad name when it comes to investments to improve the safety of passengers. For Amtrak, this was already the third accident in less than two months.