The scene of a portion of the Interstate I-5 highway after an Amtrak high speed train derailled from an overpass early Monday near the city of Tacoma, Washington state

At least three dead as train derails over Washington state highway

An Amtrak passenger train traveling on a new route for the first time derailed Monday in Washington state, killing at least three people as cars plunged off a bridge onto a busy highway at the height of morning rush hour, officials said.