Bad Day for Rail in the City

overturned-locomotive-at-benning-yardAccording to the Post, two CSX Corp. locomotives overturned about 11:15 a.m. yesterday near the 200 block of 33rd Street SE, near Anacostia Park. Hazmat crews were containing less than 100 gallons of fuel and lubricant that spilled from the locomotives. CSX will lead the cleanup effort after the chemicals are fully contained. There was no perceived danger to the community.


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