A damaged Amtrak passenger train car sits on a flatbed truck after being lifted from the tracks at the site of the derailment of an Amtrak train in Dupont on Tuesday. (Thomas James/Pool via AP)

A damaged Amtrak passenger train car sits on a flatbed truck after being lifted from the tracks at the site of the derailment of an Amtrak train in Dupont on Tuesday. (Thomas James/Pool via AP)

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