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Derailed Freight Train Falls From Bridge Onto Texas Highway

Authorities say a freight train has derailed on a bridge over a Houston highway and at least one car fell onto the road below.


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4 Dead, 17 Hurt When Freight Train Hits Texas Vets Parade

A freight train slammed into a parade float carrying wounded veterans on Thursday, killing four people and injuring 17 others as the float tried to get through a West Texas railroad crossing on its way to an honorary banquet, authorities said.