Trail Derailment in Roanoke, No Injuries - - ABC13

Trail Derailment in Roanoke, No Injuries


Roanoke, VA - About 1,500 gallons of diesel spilled in a train derailment in Roanoke Monday morning.

Norfolk Southern Spokesman Robin Chapman says three locomotives went off the tracks around 4 a.m. One of them tipped, spilling the fuel.

Norfolk Southern crews were busy cleaning up the spill and removing any contaminated soil.

No one was injured.

The cause of the derailment is still under investigation.

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