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NTSB to Determine Cause of Roswell, New Mexico Rail Accident
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 NTSB to Determine Cause of Roswell, New Mexico Rail Accident

​WASHINGTON (Feb. 8, 2018) — The National Transportation Safety Board will meet to determine the probable cause of an accident involving two freight trains in Roswell, New Mexico in 2015; the board will also issue safety recommendations aimed at preventing similar accidents in the future.

Previously released information about the accident is available at:

What: NTSB Board Meeting

When: March 13, 2018

Where: NTSB Boardroom and Conference Center, 429 L’Enfant Plaza, Washington, District of Columbia

Participants: NTSB Board members and staff from the Office of Railroad, Pipeline and Hazardous Materials

Webcast: A link to the webcast will be available shortly before the start of the meeting at


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Contact: NTSB Media Relations
490 L'Enfant Plaza, SW
Washington, DC 20594