Service along the corridor will resume with departures from New York City at 5:30 a.m. Monday and Philadelphia at 5:53 a.m. Monday.
It was a scary moment for Monica Williams as she sat a few rows behind the front of the SEPTA train going home.
A memorial service was held Saturday for one of the eight victims in the Amtrak derailment earlier this week.
Several area hospitals have released updates on the status of the injured Amtrak passengers.
“Clearly, in a free market, Amtrak would not be here at all, because they couldn’t make it on their own. So, what that would do is spark innovation, and someone would either figure out a way to make this work efficiently — the transport of people by train or rail — or it would fall by the wayside, because people prefer other modes of transportation.”
Tuesday’s deadly Amtrak train derailment is still affecting mass transit throughout the region.
Joseph Boardman, Amtrak president and CEO, said in a letter on Amtrak’s official blog Thursday that it is cooperating fully in an investigation into the accident that killed eight people and injured more than 200 this week.
Mourners are preparing to remember one of the eight people killed in this week’s Amtrak derailment in Philadelphia while the investigation into the crash continues.
Chronic underfunding of the rail system has delayed the installation of “positive train control.”
Amtrak has announced all service will be suspended between Philadelphia and New York City through Monday, May 18.
Rich discussed the latest news from the Amtrak train derailment, George Stephanopoulos’ contributions to Clinton Foundation, and Amanda Knox karaoke performance at a bar in New York.
The family says 47-year-old Laura Finamore had been coming back to New York from a memorial service for a college friend’s mother.
A businessman from Maryland has been identified as one of the victims killed in a train derailment in Philadelphia.
The body of an 8th victim was found Thursday morning at the scene of an Amtrak train derailment in Philadelphia, the fire commissioner announced.
Passengers along Amtrak’s northeast corridor will have to figure out other ways to get to their destination for a few more days.