A train carrying republican members of congress including several Texas lawmakers slammed into a garbage truck in Crozet, Virginia leaving one dead and another seriously injured

Reports say the impact threw passengers from their seats but according to the White House no lawmakers appear to have any major injuries with the most serious injuries appearing to be on those in the truck.

Oklahoma GOP representative Tom Cole reportedly saying that after the impact several doctor lawmakers including Texas representative Michael Burgess began helping those in need.

Some other Texas lawmakers on the train include Pete sessions and our congressman for district 11 Mike Conaway who reached out via twitter.