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US train crash highlights sluggish investment in rail system

It was the fifth deadly rail accident in the US in less than three years

The collapsed roof of the Hoboken Terminal after a train travelling "at a high rate of speed" ploughed into the station at Hoboken, New Jersey, during the morning rush hour on Sept 29.

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LAST week's train crash at a major transport hub to Manhattan - the fifth deadly US rail accident in less than three years - highlighted safety concerns and chronic underinvestment in America.

One woman was killed and more than 100 people injured when a commuter train...