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Derailment

Amtrak Settles Lawsuits Over Train Derailment

Amtrak | MDL 1003, Master Docket No. 94- 5000-RV-C

The 1993 Amtrak "Sunset Limited" train crash occurred in a remote bayou area just north of Mobile, Alabama, making it the worst passenger railway disaster in U.S. history. Forty-two passengers and five crew members were killed, many of them drowning in submerged rail cars.  Cunningham Bounds’ attorneys served as counsel for all 247 victims and their families.

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