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EXCLUSIVE: Congressman Jim Banks Speaks with Tony Katz Following Amtrak Incident

The train carrying a group of lawmakers to the GOP retreat in West Virginia has crashed into a trash truck.

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A train carrying Republican members of Congress to their legislative retreat in West Virginia hit a a trash truck Wednesday morning. 

The Amtrak train was carrying around 200 members of Congress, as well as their spouses, some family members and aides when it departed Union Station in Washington.

Indiana lawmakers on the train included Sen. Todd Young and Reps. Jim Banks, Susan Brooks and Dr. Larry Bucshon, as well as their respective staffers and spouses.

WIBC host Tony Katz spoke exclusively with Congressman Jim Banks immediately following the accident. Click the link below to hear their full conversation:

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