A 20-year-old midshipman at the U.S. Naval Academy. A wine merchant from Italy. The head of an education technology firm. A staffer for The Associated Press. A Wells Fargo executive. A dean at a Brooklyn college. A loving father of two. A real estate executive. These are the eight people who died in the Amtrak train crash in Philadelphia.
The engineer who was at the controls when an Amtrak train derailed in Philadelphia on Tuesday, killing seven people, does not remember what happened when the speeding train slammed into a curve and jumped off the tracks, his attorney said in an interview Wednesday.