Amtrak train evacuated

February 16, 2009 7:22:47 PM PST
A scare on a train prompts an evacuation in Northampton County.An Amtrak spokeswoman says train 91 heading from New York to Miami was stopped in the town of Garysburg.

That's about 90 miles northeast of Raleigh.

She says a passenger was acting suspiciously.

The 254 passengers were taken to a nearby location.

The spokeswoman didn't know where the suspicious passenger was taken, but said that person was removed from the train.


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