4 Dead After Train Slams Into Parade Float
POSTED: Thursday, November 15, 2012 - 8:41pm
UPDATED: Friday, November 16, 2012 - 6:03pm
MIDLAND, TX — Investigators are still on the scene of a deadly train accident in Midland, Texas.
Authorities say four people were killed and 17 others got hurt.
The city of Midland spokesperson said that a train slammed into a parade float at a Union Pacific Railroad crossing.
The float was headed to a West Texas parade and banquet honoring wounded veterans.
The National Transportation Safety Board is investigating.