20 hurt in D.C. derailment
By Arlo Wagner and Jim McElhatton
The Washington Times
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|Editor's note: For more information on handling mass casualty incidents involving train derailments, please read, "Disaster on the Rails: Training, teamwork & unified command lead to success at California multiple-train MCI" from April 2005 JEMS.|
A Metro Green Line train derailed yesterday afternoon near the Mount Vernon Square/7th Street-Convention Center station, injuring 20 passengers and prompting a massive emergency response, officials said.
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