Sandoval Statement on Amtrak Crash


Mary-Sarah Kinner
Communications Director
CARSON CITY, NV - June 24, 2011

Governor Brian Sandoval issued the following statement regarding today’s Amtrak crash with a tractor-trailer near Fallon:

“I visited with those affected by today’s train crash this afternoon at the shelter in Fallon. Our hearts go out to the victims and their families. Kathleen and I will keep them in our thoughts and prayers.

“The Department of Public Safety continues to keep me updated and I thank them for their swift response today. I would also like to thank the emergency response crews and volunteers in Churchill County. Their calm and brave response to today’s tragedy has comforted many.”


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