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Chicago-area Commuter Train Crash

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Chicago Train Crash

Authorities inspect the wreckage of two Chicago Transit Authority trains that crashed Monday, Sept. 30, 2013, in Forest Park, Ill. The crash happened when a westbound train stopped at the CTA Blue Line Harlem station, and was struck by an eastbound train on the same track. The CTA is investigating the cause of the crash, including why the trains were on the same track. A CTA official said 33 people suffered non-life threatening injuries.(AP Photo/M. Spencer Green)

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Chicago Train Crash

Emergency personnel work at the scene where two Chicago Transit Authority trains collided during rush hour Monday, Sept. 30, 2013, in Forest Park, Ill. About four dozen people were injured in the accident, most complaining of back and neck pain. None were serious. Firefighters from up to a dozen local fire departments responded to the crash. (AP Photo/Don Babwin)

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Chicago Train Crash

Emergency personnel work at the scene where two Chicago Transit Authority trains collided during rush hour Monday, Sept. 30, 2013, in Forest Park, Ill. About four dozen people were injured in the accident. None were serious.(AP Photo/Don Babwin)

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Chicago Train Crash

This image from video provided by NBC Chicago shows emergency personnel at the scene where two Chicago Transit Authority trains on the Blue Line collided during rush hour Monday, Sept. 30, 2013, in Forest Park, Ill. Several ambulances have been sent to the scene. (AP Photo/Courtesy of NBC Chicago)

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Chicago Trains Collide

This image from video provided by NBC Chicago shows emergency personnel at the scene of a crash involving two Chicago Transit Authority trains on the Blue Line during rush hour Monday, Sept. 30, 2013, in Forest Park, Ill. Several ambulances have been sent to the scene. (AP Photo/Courtesy of NBC Chicago)

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Chicago Trains Collide

This image from video provided by NBC Chicago shows the aftermath of a crash involving two Chicago Transit Authority trains on the Blue Line during rush hour Monday, Sept. 30, 2013, in Forest Park, Ill. Several ambulances have been sent to the scene. (AP Photo/Courtesy of NBC Chicago)

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APTOPIX Chicago Train Crash

Authorities inspect the wreckage of two Chicago Transit Authority trains that crashed Monday, Sept. 30, 2013, in Forest Park, Ill. The crash happened when a westbound train stopped at the CTA Blue Line Harlem station, and was struck by an eastbound train on the same track. The CTA is investigating the cause of the crash, including why the trains were on the same track. A CTA official said 33 people suffered non-life threatening injuries. (AP Photo/M. Spencer Green) Authorities inspect the wreckage of two Chicago Transit Authority trains that crashed Monday, Sept. 30, 2013, in Forest Park, Ill. The crash happened when a westbound train stopped at the CTA Blue Line Harlem station, and was struck by an eastbound train on the same track. The CTA is investigating the cause of the crash, including why the trains were on the same track. A CTA official said 33 people suffered non-life threatening injuries. (AP Photo/M. Spencer Green)