Amateur video shows the moment an Amtrak passenger train struck a tractor trailer truck causing a derailment in North Carolina.
Leslie Cipriani filmed the moment the train crashed at 12.15pm in Halifax County on Monday causing minor injuries to 40 of its 200 passengers.
The National Transportation Safety Board and the State's Department of Transportation said on Twitter that investigations have been launched.
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Network Rail Scotland has closed the Tay Bridge over the River Tay near Dundee due to strong wind.
Ferry services from Dover to Calais and Dunkerque are subject to delays because of the severe weather:
Dover-Calais: next sailing will be the delayed 10:15 - ETD 11:00
Dover-Dunkerque currently running with delays of up to 120 mins. Please proceed to check in for your scheduled departure.
P&O Ferries has suspended all services on its Larne and Cairnryan line because of the high winds:
Due to continuing adverse weather conditions all sailings on our Larne & Cairnryan routes have been suspended until further notice (1 of 2)
Passengers wishing to change their travel plans can contact our reservations centre on 01304 448877 to make alternative arrangements (2 of 2
Rail journeys in Scotland are also being badly affected by snow, flooding and fallen trees, Network Rail Scotland has advised.
#scotstorm bad weather continues, our snow patrols & chainsaw gangs are out on the network. Heavy rain causing a few flooding issues.
ScotRail says a number of services have been delayed or cancelled, including services between Glasgow and Edinburgh to Inverness.
Heavy rain and gale force winds have caused delays for rail commuters, with gusts registering upwards of 90 miles per hour in parts of the country.
High winds and heavy rain all along the south coast caused significant delays on lines operated by South West Trains and South Eastern Trains, with trees and flooding blocking the tracks.
#Bournemouth NEW - owing to flooding, speed restrictions in place between Brockenhurst & Bournemouth, trains delayed up to 40 minutes
South West Trains said there were delays of up to half an hour between Bournemouth and Southampton due to flooding near Brockenhurst, while First Great Western and Cross Country services between Paignton in Devon and Manchester Piccadilly were held up due to a fallen tree.
Commuters passing through Dover Priory faced delays of up to 60 minutes owing to a tree on the line, which has now been cleared.
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Irish Ferries has cancelled a number of services between Holyhead in North Wales and Dublin.
Click here to see which services are affected.
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"I personally live just outside of London and I spend over £20 a day just getting in and out of work, and that's money that I'd quite like to have."
Watch his video below for a flavour of what he is going to ask political leaders during Leaders Live. What will you ask?