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Everyone -- -- start with a Fox News alert because there -- new video coming into this massive train derailment we caution you what you're about to see.
Is something we rarely view but on this train dozens.
A security camera catching -- shocking moment when the train comes around a sharp corner.
Literally flies off the tracks.
78 dead more than a hundred injured.
Police have put the driver of that train under a formal investigation which means the driver.
So many others did not.
I'm Bill Hemmer welcome here to America's Newsroom and that it's tough to one -- indeed it nearly as good morning of.
I am Martha MacCallum we just watched this unbelievable video.
Eight cars jumped the tracks created that massive -- you could see this done -- Reaction of people in that area as dozens were trapped in the train cars pulled the safety by first responders and now come the questions.
And you can see it on that video that many will be watching time and time again was that -- -- just going to crafts.
Amy Kellogg joins us live now from London.
Amy good morning to you he he will what do we know about what happened here.
-- that we do know that some Americans are among the injured now the this is according to the US embassy in Madrid Spain we can't get any more information at this point DMZ itself is trying right now to gather.
Details at this very chaotic scene.
We do know -- that it technical fault has been ruled out as a cause of this crash in the Spanish media really is going with this theory that the train.
Was simply going too fast there's been no official determination of cause but.
There are reports coming out of Spain that one of the drivers as you mentioned is being placed under formal investigation.
Amidst reports -- the train was traveling possibly more than twice.
The speed limit.
It was a relatively high speed train but the -- where it left off the tracks is particularly difficult -- the speed limit there is reduced to fifty miles per hour.
You can see where the train just lifts off the tracks and then the rest of the cars go off on their own at high speed.
The train was packed with people on their way to an important religious festival and Santiago accomplice -- -- -- -- -- Spain Mark -- Ryan what a tragedy.
What's -- out on the scene in there now Amy.
Well Martha as you mentioned the -- eight cars that went off on their own and some of those piled up on top of each other so you can imagine that just adds to the complication of trying to.
Pull out the bodies and the injured.
The accident happened along -- -- -- -- which also has made it very hard to access the site.
Firefighters were on strike at the time this happened of course they rallied.
And headed straight to help but it was a scene described as something out of Dante's inferno at this hour 95 people remain in the hospital on that.
At least -- has said that.
July 24 is no longer known as the eve of an important festival -- it is one of the saddest days in the history of police.
-- and we're continuing.
To get information out of that scene at least 78 dead as the number we've got right now Amy thank you very much sort of devastation.
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