Eight people were killed in an Amtrak train derailment Tuesday night in Philadelphia. The victims are:
Giuseppe Piras, a wine and olive oil executive from Sardinia, Italy, was in the United States on business, officials said.
The Italian consulate in Philadelphia confirmed that Piras was among the victims. He was 41.
Laura Finamore, 47, was returning to New York City from a memorial service for a college friend’s mother, a spokesman for her family said.