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Injured passengers are removed from the scene of a train collision and derailment in Connecticut. Two commuter trains leaving about 50 people injured, authorities said. There were no reports of fatalities. (May 17, 2013)

Metro-North train collision in Connecticut in May

Metro-North trains traveling on the New Haven Line collided and then derailed in Connecticut in May. The collision injured several people.

Metro-North Railroad employees work at the scene of
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Metro-North Railroad employees work at the scene of the train derailment Saturday in Bridgeport, Conn. Officials described a devastating scene of shattered cars and other damage where two trains packed with rush-hour commuters collided, saying it's fortunate that no one was killed and that there weren't even more injuries. (May 18, 2013)

Investigators examine the scene of a Metro North
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Investigators examine the scene of a Metro North train collision in Fairfield, Conn. (May 18, 2013)

Connecticut state investigators examines the scene of a
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Connecticut state investigators examines the scene of a Metro North train collision in Fairfield, Conn. (May 18, 2013)

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A Connecticut state investigator examines the scene of
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A Connecticut state investigator examines the scene of a Metro North train collision in Fairfield, Conn. (May 18, 2013)

The scene of a Metro North train collision
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The scene of a Metro North train collision in Fairfield, Conn. (May 18, 2013)

Metro-North Railroad employees work at the scene of
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Metro-North Railroad employees work at the scene of the train derailment Saturday in Bridgeport, Conn. Officials described a devastating scene of shattered cars and other damage where two trains packed with rush-hour commuters collided, saying it's fortunate that no one was killed and that there weren't even more injuries. (May 18, 2013)

Injured passengers are removed from the scene of
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Injured passengers are removed from the scene of a train collision and derailment in Connecticut. Two commuter trains leaving about 50 people injured, authorities said. There were no reports of fatalities. (May 17, 2013)

Emergency workers arrive at the scene of a
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Emergency workers arrive at the scene of a collision between two Metro-North trains Friday in Fairfield, Conn. The railroad says the accident involved a New York-bound train leaving New Haven, Conn. It derailed and hit a westbound train near Fairfield. Some cars on the second train also derailed. (May 17, 2013)

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Emergency workers arrive the scene of a collision
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Emergency workers arrive the scene of a collision between two Metro-North trains Friday, in Fairfield, Conn. The railroad says the accident involved a New York-bound train leaving New Haven, Conn. It derailed and hit a westbound train near Fairfield. Some cars on the second train also derailed. (May 17, 2013)

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