Passenger train derails in New York

POSTED: 05:18 PM CST Dec 24, 2013    UPDATED: 09:52 AM CST Dec 04, 2013 

A union representative stated on Dec. 3 that the engineer who was involved in Sunday's New York train derailment apparently "was nodding off and caught himself too late" before the accident that killed four people and injured 67 others. Learn more about this deadly train derailment.

NY derailment engineer William Rockefeller
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A union representative stated on Dec. 3 that the engineer who was involved in Sunday's New York train derailment apparently "was nodding off and caught himself too late" before the accident that killed four people and injured 67 others.

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