Several of Colorado's Republican members of Congress were on an Amtrak train that crashed into a dump truck in West Virginia Wednesday morning, and it appears all of them were uninjured.
Sen. Cory Gardner, and Reps. Scott Tipton and Mike Coffman all tweeted assurances that they are OK, and praying for those who were injured.
I am on the train and ok, but know a lot of prayers are needed now for those hurt. https://t.co/jkwRfZTTW9— Cory Gardner (@SenCoryGardner) January 31, 2018
Rep. Coffman was onboard Amtrak train that collided w/truck, he is ok. We ask for prayers for all involved in this accident & appreciate everyone's calls.... story is still developing. -Staff— Rep. Mike Coffman (@RepMikeCoffman) January 31, 2018
I am on the train that crashed and was not injured. Thank you to everyone who has reached out. I am praying for those who were hurt.— Rep. Scott Tipton (@RepTipton) January 31, 2018
Congressmen Doug Lamborn and Ken Buck were not on the train, which was traveling to a Republican retreat.