Officials said two trains collided in Fairfield, Conn., (Credit: News 12 Connecticut)

Officials said two trains collided in Fairfield, Conn., after a derailment shortly after 6 p.m. Friday night. (May 17, 2013)

Metro-North trains collide in CT after derailment

Two Metro-North trains collided after a derailment just east of the Fairfield station. Gov. Dannel Malloy says 70 people were injured.

Officials said two trains collided in Fairfield, Conn.,
(Credit: News 12 Connecticut)

Officials said two trains collided in Fairfield, Conn., after a derailment shortly after 6 p.m. Friday night. (May 17, 2013)

Officials said two trains collided in Fairfield, Conn.,
(Credit: News 12 Connecticut)

Officials said two trains collided in Fairfield, Conn., after a derailment shortly after 6 p.m. Friday night. (May 17, 2013)

Officials say two trains collided after a derailment
(Credit: News 12 Connecticut )

Officials say two trains collided after a derailment shortly after 6 p.m. Friday night.

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Officials said two trains collided in Fairfield, Conn.,
(Credit: News 12 Connecticut )

Officials said two trains collided in Fairfield, Conn., after a derailment shortly after 6 p.m. Friday night. (May 17, 2013)

Officials said two trains collided in Fairfield, Conn.,
(Credit: News 12 Connecticut )

Officials said two trains collided in Fairfield, Conn., after a derailment shortly after 6 p.m. Friday night. (May 17, 2013)

Officials said two trains collided in Fairfield, Conn.,
(Credit: News 12 Connecticut)

Officials said two trains collided in Fairfield, Conn., after a derailment shortly after 6 p.m. Friday night. (May 17, 2013)

Officials said two trains collided in Fairfield, Conn.,
(Credit: News 12 Connecticut)

Officials said two trains collided in Fairfield, Conn., after a derailment shortly after 6 p.m. Friday night. (May 17, 2013)

Officials said 60 were injured, five of them
(Credit: News 12 Connecticut)

Officials said 60 were injured, five of them critically, after two trains collided in Fairfield, Conn., following a derailment shortly after 6 p.m. Friday night. (May 17, 2013)

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Officials said two trains collided in Fairfield, Conn.,
(Credit: News 12 Connecticut )

Officials said two trains collided in Fairfield, Conn., after a derailment shortly after 6 p.m. Friday night. (May 17, 2013)

Officials say two trains collided in Fairfield, Conn.,
(Credit: News 12 Connecticut)

Officials say two trains collided in Fairfield, Conn., after a derailment shortly after 6 p.m. Friday night. (May 17, 2013)

Officials said two trains collided in Fairfield, Conn.,
(Credit: News 12 Connecticut)

Officials said two trains collided in Fairfield, Conn., following a derailment shortly after 6 p.m. Friday night. (May 17, 2013)

Officials said two trains collided in Fairfield, Conn.,
(Credit: News 12 Connecticut)

Officials said two trains collided in Fairfield, Conn., following a derailment shortly after 6 p.m. Friday night. (May 17, 2013)

Officials said 60 people were injured, five of
(Credit: News 12 Connecticut)

Officials said 60 people were injured, five of them critically, when two trains collided in Fairfield, Conn., following a derailment shortly after 6 p.m. Friday night. (May 17, 2013)

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Officials say two trains collided after a derailment
(Credit: News 12 Connecticut)

Officials say two trains collided after a derailment shortly after 6 p.m. Friday night.

Officials said two trains collided in Fairfield, Conn.,
(Credit: News 12 Connecticut)

Officials said two trains collided in Fairfield, Conn., after a derailment shortly after 6 p.m. Friday night. (May 17, 2013)

Officials said two trains collided in Fairfield, Conn.,
(Credit: News 12 Connecticut)

Officials said two trains collided in Fairfield, Conn., after a derailment shortly after 6 p.m. Friday night. (May 17, 2013)

walking after evacuating the train

reader photosErling Goicowalking after evacuating the train

safety zone for evacuated

reader photosErling Goicosafety zone for evacuated

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Metro-North crews worked to repair tracks and re-rail
(Credit: Metropolitan Transportation Authority / Patrick Cashin)

Metro-North crews worked to repair tracks and re-rail train cars on Sunday, May 19, 2013, following a derailment on Friday, May 17.

Metro-North Railroad crews worked to repair tracks and
(Credit: Metropolitan Transportation Authority / Patrick Cashin)

Metro-North Railroad crews worked to repair tracks and re-rail train cars on Sunday, May 19, 2013, following a derailment on Friday, May 17.

Metro-North crews worked to repair tracks and re-rail
(Credit: Metropolitan Transportation Authority / Patrick Cashin)

Metro-North crews worked to repair tracks and re-rail train cars on Sunday, May 19, 2013, following a derailment on Friday, May 17.

Metro-North Railroad crews worked to repair tracks and
(Credit: Metropolitan Transportation Authority / Patrick Cashin)

Metro-North Railroad crews worked to repair tracks and re-rail train cars on Sunday, May 19, 2013, following a derailment on Friday, May 17.

Metro-North crews worked to repair tracks and re-rail
(Credit: Metropolitan Transportation Authority / Patrick Cashin)

Metro-North crews worked to repair tracks and re-rail train cars on Sunday, May 19, 2013, following a derailment on Friday, May 17.

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Metro-North crews worked to repair tracks and re-rail
(Credit: Metropolitan Transportation Authority / Patrick Cashin)

Metro-North crews worked to repair tracks and re-rail train cars on Sunday, May 19, 2013, following a derailment on Friday, May 17.

Metro-North Railroad crews worked to repair tracks and
(Credit: Metropolitan Transportation Authority / Patrick Cashin)

Metro-North Railroad crews worked to repair tracks and re-rail train cars on Sunday, May 19, 2013, following a derailment on Friday, May 17.

Metro-North crews worked to repair tracks and re-rail
(Credit: Metropolitan Transportation Authority / Patrick Cashin)

Metro-North crews worked to repair tracks and re-rail train cars on Sunday, May 19, 2013, following a derailment on Friday, May 17.

Metro-North Railroad crews worked to repair tracks and
(Credit: Metropolitan Transportation Authority / Patrick Cashin)

Metro-North Railroad crews worked to repair tracks and re-rail train cars on Sunday, May 19, 2013, following a derailment on Friday, May 17.

Metro-North crews worked to repair tracks and re-rail
(Credit: Metropolitan Transportation Authority / Patrick Cashin)

Metro-North crews worked to repair tracks and re-rail train cars on Sunday, May 19, 2013, following a derailment on Friday, May 17.

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Metro-North crews worked to repair tracks and re-rail
(Credit: Metropolitan Transportation Authority / Patrick Cashin)

Metro-North crews worked to repair tracks and re-rail train cars on Sunday, May 19, 2013, following a derailment on Friday, May 17.

Metro-North crews worked to repair tracks and re-rail
(Credit: Metropolitan Transportation Authority / Patrick Cashin)

Metro-North crews worked to repair tracks and re-rail train cars on Sunday, May 19, 2013, following a derailment on Friday, May 17.

EMT's doing their job

reader photosErling GoicoEMT's doing their job

view outside from the train going southbound to

reader photosErling Goicoview outside from the train going southbound to New York after collision

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