CSX FREIGHT TRAIN DERAILS CAUSING 31 TRAIN CARS TO COME OFF TRACKS IN ALEXANDRIA

Publish Date: 
Monday, May 21, 2018 - 9:30pm

A CSX FREIGHT TRAIN DERAILED IN ALEXANDRIA SATURDAY MORNING, CAUSING 31 TRAIN CARS TO COME OFF THE TRACKS, lead investigating agency NTSB said.

The NTSB's initial findings suggest the train derailed in the Eisenhower corridor before striking a bridge. Luckily, no injuries were reported and the 31 cars that derailed did not contain hazardous materials.

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Original Article was written by Kendra Mann of ABC7.

Photo was taken by the Alexandria Fire Department.