Family Of Construction Worker Sues Amtrak For Fatal Crash

Mealey's (June 3, 2016, 11:48 AM EDT) -- PHILADELPHIA — The daughter of a construction worker who was killed by an Amtrak train when it crashed into a backhoe filed suit June 2 in a Pennsylvania court against Amtrak, claiming that the train company’s negligence caused his death (Montia Carter v. National Railroad Passenger Corporation a/k/a Amtrak, No. 1690503923, Pa. Comm. Pls., Philadelphia Co.).

(Complaint available. Document #77-160608-010C.)

Montia Carter filed suit in the Philadelphia County Court of Common Pleas, claiming Amtrak violated federal statutes and regulations, local statutes and ordinances, local regulations and...
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