November 8, 2013 | WCBI |
ALICEVILLE, Ala. — No injuries have been reported after a Genesee and Wyoming train going from Amory, Miss. to Walnut Hill, Fla. derailed shortly after 12 a.m. this morning near Aliceville, Ala. in Pickens County.
It is believed that 11 railcars are burning, and for safety reasons, emergency responders have elected to let them burn out. A preliminary estimate is that burn-off could take 24 hours.