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Emergency crews are on the scene of a freight train derailment and hazardous material spill in southern New Jersey.
The Gloucester County Times reports four tank cars were dumped into Mantua Creek in Paulsboro Friday and are leaking vinyl chloride.
The newspaper says 18 people are reported to be having difficulty breathing.
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Four railroad tank cars tumbled into the Mantua Creek and are leaking flammable vinyl chloride after the train [...]
Train derailment closes Dixie Highway; Level 3 HazMat issued
LOUISVILLE, KY (WAVE) – A train derailment in far southwestern Jefferson County has led to a chemical release and a HazMat declaration.
Reports of the derailment near the Ohio Valley Dragway on Catherine Station Road came in to MetroSafe just after 6 a.m. There were also reports of a strong chemical odor in the air.
Pleasure Ridge Park firefighters are calling the derailment a [...]
COLUMBUS, Ohio – People miles away could see an explosion caused by a derailed train early Wednesday morning.
Fields Avenue, near 5th and 11th avenues, was shut down because of the derailment of four to five cars that were carrying chemicals like denatured alcohol and Styrene, a chemical used to make plastic, shortly before 2 a.m.
UPDATE: Officials say a southbound train with two locomotives and 98 freight cars (1 was empty) [...]