CSX train carrying about 8,000 tons of coal derails in Bowie, Md.
(Source: Baltimore Sun, May 1, 2014)
BALTIMORE, Md. -- A CSX freight train carrying about 8,000 tons of coal partially derailed in Bowie early Thursday morning, according to CSX officials and the Prince George's County Fire & EMS Department. The incident marked the third major Mid-Atlantic incident for the railroad since Wednesday, when a train carrying crude oil derailed and exploded in Lynchburg, Va., and a massive retaining wall collapsed onto freight tracks in Baltimore.
Full story: Baltimore Sun
Thursday, May 01, 2014
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