NTSB Press Release

National Transportation Safety Board
Office of Public Affairs


NTSB LAUNCHES TEAM TO COMMUTER TRAIN COLLISION IN CALIFORNIA

January 26, 2005

The National Transportation Safety Board has launched a Go-Team to investigate the collision of two commuter trains earlier today near Glendale, California.

Ted Turpin is the Investigator-in-Charge of the NTSB team. NTSB Member Richard F. Healing will accompany the team and serve as principal spokesperson for the on-scene investigation.

Terry Williams will be the NTSB public affairs officer with the team. Once on scene, he can be reached at (202) 557-1350.

NTSB Office of Public Affairs: (202) 314-6100

 

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The National Transportation Safety Board (NTSB) is an independent federal agency charged with determining the probable cause
of transportation accidents, promoting transportation safety, and assisting victims of transportation accidents and their families.