OAKRIDGE, Ore. – An Amtrak passenger train has been stuck in Oakridge on the tracks since 6:18 pm Sunday night, according to KTVL.
According to Amtrak, "Amtrak Coast Starlight Train 11 hit a tree that had fallen on the tracks around 18:18."
About 183 passengers are on board and have been there since Sunday evening.
"We have no idea how long we get stuck, can there be days," Rebekah Dodson told KTVL.
"Due to deteriorating conditions, the area's road protection and no viable means of safely transporting passengers or crews via alternative transport, the Amtrak Coast Starlight Train 1
Dodson said the passengers have been fed food and" leaders have been good, very professional. "