Office of the Governor Rick Perry

Statement by Gov. Perry Regarding the Train Collision in Midland

Friday, November 16, 2012  •  Austin, Texas  •  Press Release

Gov. Rick Perry issued the following statement regarding yesterday's tragedy in Midland:

"The tragedy of yesterday's train incident transcends the community who gathered to honor those who have given so much in service to their country. Their collective grief is being shared by Americans across this country as we mourn those who were lost. Our thoughts and prayers go out to the victims and their families, and our hearts remain with the community as they began to heal."

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