which have prevented investigators from gaining full access to the crash scene A federal official said on Thursday speed did not appear to have been a factor in an oil train derailment in southern West Virginia on Monday that sent a huge fireball into the ... · 2/19/2015
In 2011, a train derailment near Scappoose prompted people living ... Serres says the increased oil train traffic means a big crash like the one in West Virginia on Monday is only a matter of time. “We've seen multiple times that derailments cause ...
KATU · ByBob Heye · 2/17/2015
(WSAZ & Metro News) -- A company has cancelled passenger train tours after a fatal collision ... truck that collided with a sightseeing train in West Virginia was inspected about two days prior to the accident and no problems were found.
WSAZ 3 · 10/15/2013
CHARLESTON, W.Va. – A logging truck collided Friday with a train carrying passengers on a scenic tour in peak fall foliage season in the West Virginia mountains, killing one person and injuring 24 people Friday, authorities said. Two of the rail cars ...
FOX News · 10/12/2013
A fiery train derailment that scattered freight-rail tank cars carrying crude oil and forced the evacuation of hundreds of families in West Virginia has revived the ongoing debate of pipelines vs ... The West Virginia crash marks at least the ninth ...
Watch Dog · 2/17/2015
... to have been a factor in an oil-train derailment in southern West Virginia, a federal transportation official said Thursday. The CSX train was going 33 mph at the time of Monday’s crash in the town of Mount Carbon. The speed limit was 50 mph, said ...
Fuel Fix · 2/20/2015
So why don't we have rail cars that are designed to carry it? Share On Monday, a train hauling 100 tankers of crude oil derailed in West Virginia. The violent crash punctured several of the tankers. Eventually 19 were engulfed in flames. Now, more ...
Popular Mechanics · 2/20/2015
A train carrying crude oil derailed in southern West Virginia on Monday, sending at least one tanker ... It's not clear if the weather had anything to do with the crash. Public Safety spokesman Lawrence Messina said responders at the scene reported one ...
Fox Business · 2/16/2015
A train carrying crude oil has derailed in West Virginia Monday, setting rail cars on fire and forcing the evacuation of nearby communities. At least one CSX rail car plunged into the Kanawha River, and over a dozen burst into flames when the train ... · 2/17/2015
SCARY CREEK, West Virginia (CNN ... Railroad spokesman Rob Gould said both trains were traveling to Virginia, but could not speculate on the cause of the crash.
CNN · 6/8/1997