Two adults, three children dead after collision with Amtrak train

Published: June 28, 2016

Amtrak locomotiveAn Amtrak train stuck a minivan Sunday morning near Trinidad, Colo., killing two adults, three children and seriously injuring a fourth child.

Southwest Chief Amtrak Train 3 was traveling from Chicago to L.A. with 286 passengers when the accident occurred. None of the AmtrakĀ passengers suffered any injuries as a result of the accident.

According to police, the van failed to yield the right of way to the train, which then struck the left side of the vehicle.

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