CSX-trein ontspoor in Georgië na swaar reën van oorblyfsels van die orkaan Delta

'N CSX-trein het in Lilburn ontspoor, Georgië, early Sunday morning following heavy rains from the remnants of Orkaan Delta, volgens die brand- en nooddienste van Gwinnett County.

Firefighters responded to the train derailment around 2 am. ET after a “911 caller advised the train had derailed and the train was taking on water,” het a gesê statement from Gwinnett Fire.
A CSX train derailed in Gwinnett County, Georgië, Sondagoggend vroeg na swaar reën van die orkes van die orkaan Delta.

Additional reports advised the train was on its side and two CSX employees were attempting to get out the locomotive.
The train’s engineer and conductor were later taken to a hospital with minor injuries, volgens die verklaring.
    Two CSX employees were taken to the hospital after the derailment.

    Crews found 38 rail cars derailed between Main Street NW and Rockbridge Road NW in Lilburn, Georgië, and several rail cars were engulfed in flames shortly after arrival, lui die verklaring.
    The fire subsided about two hours laterbut still posed a threat to the surrounding area,” said Gwinnett Fire said.
      At approximately 5:30 vm., crews operating on scene determined the fire and hazmat to be under control with good air quality readings in the area. Op daardie tydstip, the evacuation order was lifted and residents were allowed to return to their homes,” lui die verklaring.
      The cause of the derailment has not been determined at this time.

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