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Amtrak (more..)
GE P42DC (more..)
75 miles east of Reno Nevada (more..)
Reno, Nevada, USA (more..)
June 24, 2011
Locomotive No./Train ID Photographer
AMTK 43 (more..)
#5 (more..)
Brock Hansen (more..)
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About 75 miles east of Reno Nevada. The westbound California Zephyr was struck by a empty gravel semi. I took this photo withen 60 seconds of the train stopping. I ran to the front expecting to see damage to the unit. Not two superliners torn open with fire roaring in them. I was riding in the third superliner of this train. The remains of the truck that hit us are seen here
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  ApertureFNumber  f/5.6
  Make  Canon
  Model  Canon PowerShot SD960 IS
  ExposureTime  1/400
  ISOSpeedRatings  80
  Flash  24
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