Event Type:Railroad Accident
Date:December 1, 2013
The National Transportation Safety Board is investigating a Metro North passenger train accident in Bronx, New York that occurred at approximately 7:20 am on December 1, 2013.
NTSB Rail Safety Investigator Mike Flanigon is the investigator-in-charge, leading a multi-disciplinary team of NTSB personnel. Board Member Earl Weener served as the principal spokesman during the on-scene phase of the investigation.
Public Affairs Specialist Keith Holloway is coordinating media-related activities. For the latest information related to the investigation and any press briefings, follow us on twitter at @ntsb or check our website, www.ntsb.gov.
Media Contact: Terry Williams, 202-314-6100 (NTSB HQ)