One confirmed dead in Crozet train crash

CROZET, Va. (CBS19 NEWS) -- The Albemarle County Police Department confirmed 28-year-old Christopher Foley died from his injuries during the train crash in Crozet.

Police said Foley was one of two passengers in the trash truck.

The other passenger was airlifted to the University of Virginia Medical Center with critical injuries.

The driver of the truck was taken by ground in serious condition.

Amtrak said two crew members and two passengers of the train were transported to UVA with minor injuries.

Police said they will be on the scene for several days going over the crash site.

The National Transportation Safety Board is expected to hold another briefing Thursday afternoon.



 
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