On March 13, 2008, about 1:11 p.m., eastbound Amtrak Acela train 2154 struck two roadway workers at milepost (MP) 186.1 on track 2 along Amtrak's Northeast Corridor in Providence, Rhode Island. The train was traveling about 50 mph at the time of impact. One worker was killed and the other was seriously injured. A third worker sustained minor injuries moving out of the train's path. The injured were transported to and treated at a local hospital.