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NTSB: Trains were moving 70 mph before Connecticut collision
NTSB: Trains were moving 70 mph before Connecticut collision

About 30,000 commuters in Connecticut and New York braced for a sluggish trek to work on Monday -- and for the rest of the week -- as officials continued to investigate why two trains slammed into each other in Bridgeport, Conn., on Friday evening. An eastbound Metro-North commuter train derailed and struck a westbound train, injuring at least 76 people. National Transportation Safety Board officials said Sunday the trains appeared to have been traveling 70 mph right before the collisions, which is in compliance with the speed limit in that area.  One victim remained in critical condition Sunday, Connecticut Gov. Dannel Malloy said at a news conference. Officials have removed...

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