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Engineer In Metro-North Crash Reportedly Suspended Without Pay

The engineer of the Metro-North train that derailed in the Bronx has been suspended without pay.
The engineer of the Metro-North train that derailed in the Bronx has been suspended without pay. Photo Credit: NTSB

WESTCHESTER COUNTY, N.Y. -- The engineer in Sunday's Metro-North derailment in the Bronx that killed four people and injured dozens has been suspended without pay, according to NBC News.

The driver, William Rockefeller, is a 15-year veteran engineer for the commuter railroad, according to the article. He reportedly "zoned out" shortly before the crash.

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