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Metrolink Train Derails In Oxnard After Colliding With Truck On Tracks

Today a Southern California commuter train slammed into a truck and derailed in a rural area near Oxnard on Tuesday, hospitalizing approximately 30 people, including four in critical condition. (USA Today). “The extent of injuries ranged from significant head trauma and extremity trauma to neck and back injuries and trauma that you’d generally get from being thrown around,” said Steve Caroll, of Ventura County Emergency Medical Services. “We did transport a total of 28 patients, and we have 23 on scene who were not transported who did not complain of any significant injuries.”

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