Roxbury, VT – Amtrak has confirmed Train 55, or the Vermonter, has derailed near Roxbury, Vermont.
We are aware of the derailment of train 55 in VT. Emergency personnel are on the scene & we are assessing the situation. Updates to follow.
— Amtrak (@Amtrak) October 5, 2015
The company website says the train was traveling from Saint Albans, VT to Washington DC. It also says the train reportedly hit a rock slide on the tracks.
Information is very limited at this time, but there are no reports of life-threatening injuries at this time.