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Businesses file suit over Paulsboro train derailment

(Source: Associated Press, October 2, 2013)

PAULSBORO, N.J. Businesses are the latest to sue over a freight train derailment in southern New Jersey. They contend they suffered economic losses and their families faced health risks when a half-dozen rail cars of a Conrail train derailed on a bridge over Mantua Creek in Paulsboro in November. One tanker released vinyl chloride into the air.

Full story: Philadelphia Inquirer

Wednesday, October 02, 2013

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