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nnnnn the national transportation safety board and the f. b. i. are now looking into whether a projectile hit amtrak regional one eighty eight moments before it sped up and crashed killing eight people at a press conference friday evening the n. t. s. b. said an assistant conductor overheard the engineer say that something had hit the train she recalled the septa engineer had reported to the train dispatcher , that he had either been hit by a rock , or shot at , say something about his training , or something , the assistant conductor then said shortly after that conversation between her engineer in the septa engineer she felt rumbling and her car went over on its side , the n. t. s. b. also interviewed engineer brand in boston in the hospital and said he was quote extremely cooperative but had no memory of anything that happened in the moments leading up to the crash , investigators still have no explanation for why the train was going as fast as it was and why it had exhilarated to more than a hundred miles per hour in the sixty five seconds before the crash