One Of The Deadliest Accidents In U.S. History Happened Right Here In Alabama

On September 22, 1993, one of the deadliest accidents in U.S. history took place in Mobile, Alabama. This deadly accident was the Big Bayou Canot train wreck, which, to date, is the deadliest train wreck in Amtrak’s history. This tragic accident is also the worst rail disaster in the U.S. since 1958.

For a closer look at the Big Bayou Canot train wreck, including actual footage, check out this video:

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