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WASHINGTON, DC - SEPTEMBER 03: A passenger passes by an Amtrak train September 3, 2015 at Union Station in Washington, DC. U.S. Secretary of Homeland Security Jeh Johnson held a press availability to discuss Operation Railsafe. (Photo by Alex Wong/Getty Images)

Terrifying news out of Harrisburg, just 15 miles from Uptown Charlotte. Just yesterday afternoon, an Amtrak train collided with a vehicle around 3:30 p.m.

The train was traveling from Charlotte to Raleigh, resulting in two fatalities, the vehicle passengers. According to WSOC, 42 passengers and 3 crew members were onboard the train when the accident occurred. However, no additional injuries have been reported.

Saddle Creek Court road is now reopened after being closed yesterday for investigation. It is still uncertain what caused the collision.

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