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Freight Train Derails In Everett; No Injuries

Burlington Northern Santa Fe says a freight train has derailed in Everett, leaving four cars off the track, but no injuries or spills. The main rail line north of Seattle is blocked by the cars.

07/05/2013

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Weekend Mudslide Affects Local Train Service

A mudslide over the weekend that caused an Amtrak train to derail will affect both commuter and passenger train service throughout Washington for the next few days.

CBS Seattle–04/08/2013

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Freight Train Traffic Resumes After Derailment Near Everett

Freight train traffic has resumed on a stretch of rail south of Everett, Wash., that was hit by a mudslide that derailed a freight train. However, a fresh mudslide has extended a moratorium on passenger train traffic in the area.

CBS Seattle–12/19/2012