Striking images and video show serious damage to both the train and the station in the aftermath of the crash.
Witness Ben Fairclough said that this video was taken seconds after the crash. Survivors can be seen climbing out of the train.
Video posted to Twitter shows the roof caved in as witnesses express shock.
The view from above the crash can be seen in this aerial footage:
An aerial look at the Hoboken train station damage: pic.twitter.com/w3ys2gNLzc— Eyewitness News (@ABC7NY) September 29, 2016
This video shows the confusion inside the station following the crash.
Barely missed Hoboken train crash. Multiple injuries. pic.twitter.com/cZYaNNkg57— Lon Tweeten (@TweetenLon) September 29, 2016
Another video shows emergency workers approaching the train with flashlights.
Dozens of ambulances arrived at the scene and emergency responders began tending to the injured.
Reporters who spoke to witnesses described the scene as like something out of a movie.