Deadly Amtrak Collision in SC | What We Know Now

The Amtrak train collided with a freight train on Sunday, February 4, 2018.

11:20 a.m. -- Two people killed when a passenger train struck a freight train in South Carolina were Amtrak employees, according to SC Governor Henry McMaster. 

Full Story: 2 Dead, Over 100 Injured in Amtrak Collision

Live Coverage: Amtrak Train Crashes in SC

116 people were injured. All were taken to hospitals. 

The CSX train was parked on a side track when the Amtrak train slammed into it. 

2:45 a.m. -- An Amtrak train heading from New York to Miami with 139 passengers slammed into a CSX freight train. 2 people were confirmed dead. More than 70 injuries were reported. 

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