Oil cars were still burning more than a day after a train carrying 3 million gallons (11.3 million litres) of North Dakota crude derailed in a snowstorm, shooting fireballs into the sky. Hundreds of families in West Virginia were evacuated after …
A man died after being hit by a train early Friday morning. The accident happened shortly after 3 a.m. near 715 Lafayette Street. Police said the victim was 25-year-old Kenneth Gene Graham III from Shady Spring, West Virginia who was in …
BECKLEY, W.Va. - A CSX Corp train hauling North Dakota crude derailed in West Virginia on Monday, setting a number of cars ablaze, destroying a house and forcing the evacuation of two towns in the second significant oil-train incident in …
On Monday, 27 tanker cars carrying oil from North Dakota derailed in West Virginia. The train had 109 cars and was carrying 3 million gallons of crude oil. Nineteen of the cars, each capable of holding thousands of gallons of crude, …
(AP) — A train carrying more than 100 tankers of crude oil derailed in southern West Virginia on Monday, sending at least one into the Kanawha River, igniting at least 14 tankers and sparking a house fire, officials said. There were no …
Remaining emergency units cleared the scene and the road was reopened in both directions at 10:05 a.m. The West Virginia Division of Highways assisted with traffic control. NEW CREEK, W.Va. — The driver in a fatal collision that …
Black did not have apparent injuries and was not taken to a hospital, he said. The accident occurred at 4:10 p.m. Sgt. R. B. Baker of the Greenbrier County Sheriff’s Office is the investigating and was assisted by West Virginia State Police.
MOUNT CARBON, W.Va. (AP) — A rail line has reopened in southern West Virginia where an oil train derailed earlier this month. A statement from multiple agencies responding to the fiery derailment said crews restored the tracks and …
MOUNT CARBON, W.Va. (AP) - A train carrying more than 100 tankers of crude oil derailed in southern West Virginia on Monday, sending at least one into the Kanawha River, igniting at least 14 tankers and sparking a house fire, officials …
MONTGOMERY, W.Va. (AP) — A fiery oil train derailment in southern West Virginia last February resulted from a broken rail that started with a crack that should have been detected but was missed in two inspections, federal …