Recent Crash Puts LA's Expanding Rail Lines under Scrutiny

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Saturday morning, one of Metro's Expo Line trains was hit by a Hyundai sedan in Exposition Park near the campus of USC.  Two of three cars filled with passengers were derailed, and 12 people were injured, one critically. Is Metro's light-rail system safe for passengers, drivers and pedestrians?

Credits

Guests:
Vijay Khawani - Los Angeles County Metropolitan Transportation Authority - @metrolaalerts, Najmedin Meshkati - University of Southern California

Host:
Warren Olney

Producers:
Christine Detz, Jenny Hamel