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Bronx train derailment

Updated 2:04 PM ET, Tue December 3, 2013
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Repair efforts are under way Tuesday, December 3, at the site of a recent train derailment in the Bronx. At least four people were killed and more than 60 people were injured after a Metro-North passenger train derailed Sunday, December 1, about 10 miles north of Manhattan's Grand Central Terminal. Seth Wenig/AP
Cranes lift derailed train cars on Monday, December 2. Cem Ozdel/Anadolu Agency/Getty Images
First responders gather around the derailment on December 1. Of eight train cars, seven were off the tracks. Craig Ruttle/ap
First responders and others work at the scene of the derailed train December 1. The train came off the tracks just as it was coming around a sharp curve. Craig Ruttle/AP
A train car lies on its side after derailing December 1. Mark Lennihan
"The windows broke out. ... The gravel came flying up in our faces," said passenger Amanda Swanson, who put her bag in front of her face to block the rubble. "I really didn't know if I would survive," she said. "The train felt like it was on its side and dragging for a long time. ... The whole thing felt like slow motion." courtesy Amanda Swanson
Firefighters and rescue personnel work at the scene of the derailment. ANDREW GOMBERT/epa/LANDOV
Passengers walk away from the scene. TIMOTHY CLARY/AFP/Getty Images
A person is evacuated from the scene of the derailment. Craig Ruttle/ap
Cars from the train are scattered across the tracks. Edwin Valero/ap
New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo, right, arrives on the scene December 1. ANDREW GOMBERT/epa/LANDOV
Firefighters and emergency rescuers swarm the scene, near the Spuyten Duyvil station in the Bronx. One car was just feet away from the Harlem River. Craig Ruttle/ap
Injured people are tended to by first responders. Craig Ruttle/ap
The train operator -- who is among the injured -- told investigators he applied brakes to the train, but it didn't slow down, a law enforcement official on the scene and familiar with the investigation said. TIMOTHY CLARY/AFP/Getty Images
Police divers were in the Harlem River hours after the crash searching for survivors, CNN affiliate WABC reported. Craig Ruttle/ap
Cuomo inspects the damage along with emergency crews. Christopher Gregory/Getty Images
Emergency crews work at the scene of the wreck. TIMOTHY CLARY/AFP/Getty Images
First responders gather at the scene of the derailment. Craig Ruttle/ap