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Road reopens after New Britain train derailment

NEW BRITAIN, Conn. (WTNH)– Columbus Road is back open in New Britain after cleanup from a train derailment finished overnight.

Mayor Erin Stewart tweeted that crews worked into the night to clean up debris after seven freight cars from a Pan Am freight train overturned on Tuesday. 119 more words


Freight Train Derails In New Britain

NEW BRITAIN, Conn. (CBS Connecticut and AP) – A train derailed in downtown New Britain but no one was injured.

New Britain Mayor Erin Stewart tweeted Tuesday that the derailment happened on the train tracks near Columbus Boulevard and that she was heading to the scene. 85 more words


97 BMWs damaged after train derails in South Carolina

Authorities say a train carrying BMWs from an automaking plant in South Carolina has derailed and that 97 of the vehicles were damaged.

Multiple media organizations report that the train carrying nearly 100 cars was on its way to Charleston from BMW’s plant in Greer when it derailed Sunday afternoon near the state capital, Columbia. 57 more words


More details start to emerge about train derailment near Craven, Sask.

Crews are still cleaning a toppled train after 23 cars went off the tracks near Craven, Sask. on Friday.

The CP Rail train carrying potash was travelling southbound at about 40 kilometres an hour, according to Rob Johnston, a Transportation Safety Board manager. 338 more words


Train carrying potash derails near Craven, Sask.

A freight train hauling potash derailed Friday morning near Craven, Sask.

According to CP Rail, at approximately 8:20 a.m. CT, the train ran off the tracks in the Rural Municipality of Longlaketon, Sask., in the Qu’Appelle Valley, northwest of Regina. 153 more words


Trains collide at low-speed in Estevan causing derailment

There’s been a low-speed collision involving two trains in southeastern Saskatchewan.

Canadian Pacific Railway says the accident happened around five this morning in Estevan.

Police there confirm one of the trains derailed (at the crossing on Kensington Avenue), but no one was hurt. 23 more words


Toll in train derailment tragedy rises to 146

New Delhi, Nov 21, 2016: Toll in train derailment tragedy rises to 146. The dying toll in Sunday’s prepare derailment tragedy rose to 146 on Monday as 25 extra bodies had been pulled out of the mangled coaches, officers mentioned. 8 more words