Local lawmakers react to fatal Amtrak derailment

Officials have confirmed 3 deaths, death toll expected to rise

KOIN 6 News Staff - PORTLAND, Ore. (KOIN) -- An Amtrak train making the first-ever run along a faster new route hurtled off an overpass Monday south of Seattle and spilled some of its cars onto the highway below, killing at least 3 people and injuring roughly 100 more.

Shortly after the deadly incident, local lawmakers took to Twitter to express their grief.

Full coverage of Amtrak derailment here

https://twitter.com/GovInslee/status/942924947181125632


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