An Amtrak train has derailed roughly 40 miles south of Seattle, spilling cars onto a busy interstate.
The train derailed just before 8 a.m. Monday. All southbound lanes of Interstate 5 were closed south of Joint Base Lewis-McChord, and motorists were being warned to avoid the area.
Authorities say “injuries and casualties reported” in Amtrak train derailment south of Seattle.
The high-speed train derailed just south of Tacoma, Washington.