Two killed when Amtrak train slams into backhoe

Two people were killed and others were injured when an Amtrak train bound for Washington, D.C., slammed into a backhoe south of Philadelphia on Sunday morning, authorities said.

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CHESTER, Pa. — Two Amtrak workers were killed and dozens of passengers were injured when a train bound for Washington, D.C., slammed into a backhoe south of Philadelphia on Sunday morning, authorities said.

The tragedy halted service along much of the Northeast corridor, Amtrak said in a statement. Federal investigators were at the scene.

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