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NS train derails in Columbia, S.C., causing 3 engines and 8 cars to leave the tracks

(Source: Television station WLTX, February 8, 2020)

COLUMBIA, S.C. — Several trains cars derailed in Columbia after a train struck a tree that had fallen on the tracks. Norfolk Southern officials say around 1 p.m. Friday, the train hit the tree on a set of tracks near the Broad River behind Columbia International University. The collision caused three engines and eight rail cars to leave the tracks. No injuries were reported.

Full story: www.wltx.com

Monday, February 10, 2020

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