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the first lawsuit over tuesday's deadly amtrak derailment was filed thursday i am amtrak employee bruce phillips and his wife filed a federal lawsuit seeking more than a hundred fifty thousand dollars in damages , wilson's writing train number one eighty eight as a passenger lawsuit claims he suffered a traumatic brain injury and other injuries when the train barreling at over twice the speed limit blew off the rails , well it's lost is the crash was a result of amtrak's negligence and carelessness , the crash killed eight people and injured two hundred on thursday amtrak c. e. o. offered his condolences amtrak's heartbroken for what happened here , the men and women of amtrak , accepting responsibility seriously , national transportation board on thursday said they've discovered the train was accelerating a minute before the crash that the engineer slammed on the brakes but it was too late u. n. t. s. b. is combing through the wreckage in data to find out what went wrong