Originally Posted by darknessofheart
The train did not pass the city though; it stopped on the outskirts of it. It roared by other areas and caused immense noise and vibrations that attracted zombies in the surrounding, wooded areas. The train would have to be in the process of slowing down when Lee and his group approached the city and would not create a lot noise, at least not enough noise that would reverberate throughout the entire city and overpower the noise of bells tolling.
Then why did Vernon see it.