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Drone images show coal from derailed CSX train going into the James River

(Source: Television station WRIC, July 24, 2021)

RICHMOND, Va. — Drone footage shows that coal from a train that derailed in Richmond near Hollywood Cemetery on Friday, has started to fall into the James River on Saturday. An official with CSX said the 13 coal cars derailed at about 1:30 p.m. on July 23, in Richmond near Tredegar Street and the Lee Bridge. On Friday, they said a few of those cars spilled some of the coal onto the ground, but there was no impact to the nearby waterways.

Full story: www.wric.com

Monday, July 26, 2021

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