Archive for February, 2016

2 hurt in Ohio train derailment

February 9, 2015 | Fox News| Two people sustained minor injuries when a freight train crashed into a stationary rail car Tuesday morning in Ohio, derailing an engine and 10 cars. A CSX train carrying cargo boxes bound for a Honda plant collided with the stationary car for an unknown reason around 10 a.m., according […]

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Train Derailment Spills Fuel in Pocatello

Train Derailment Spills Fuel in Pocatello

February 2, 2016 | KPVI | A Saturday train derailment in Pocatello spilled 3,500¬†gallons of fuel at the Union Pacific rail yard. Crews responded to the rail yard at 300 S. Harrison just before midnight. According to the Pocatello Fire Department one locomotive was actively leaking diesel fuel. Federal, state and local authorities were notified. […]

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Train derailment, chemical fire in Brewster causes evacuations

Train derailment, chemical fire in Brewster causes evacuations

February 2, 2016 | Times Reporter | Four railroad tanker cars derailed and one hauling butane caught fire about 5:30 p.m. Monday at the Wheeling & Lake Erie Railway, forcing an evacuation of 300 to 500 residents and closing a handful of village businesses. Smoke and flames were visible from a distance only a short […]

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