TRAIN DERAILS IN THE BRONX – EARLY THIS (SUNDAY) MORNING (#Whoa.)

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NEW YORK (Bronx) — Police confirm that a Metro-North passenger train has derailed in the Bronx.  A woman at the scene says numerous emergency vehicles have responded.

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Police sources told NBC and the New York Daily News that at least four people died after the commuter train headed towards Grand Central derailed around 7:20 AM.

The FDNY confirmed the 4 deaths in a press conference. They also said that at least 67 people were injured, 11 seriously. Of the 4 people killed, 3 were thrown from the train after it derailed.

According to News 12, several passengers were taken away on stretchers. The FDNY said that all of the injured people were in stable condition.

New York Governor Andrew Cuomo later arrived on the scene and thanked first responders for their quick action. The NYPD estimated that about 100 people were on the train, which was scheduled to arrive…

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