Another Norfolk Southern train has derailed!
The latest derailment from the railway occurred in Calhoun County, Alabama, Thursday morning.
The Calhoun County Emergency Management Agency reported that around 37 train cars came off the tracks.
There were no injuries from the derailment, and officials said there was no risk from hazardous materials.
“Everybody is safe,’’ Sheriff Matthew Wade said.
“They have already amassed a large crew of people, and they have cranes, and they are feverishly working.”
The Calhoun County EMA said on Facebook:
At approximately 6:45 am on March 9, 2023 Norfolk Southern had a train derailment in the White Plains area. Initial reports indicate approximately 30 cars derailed. There are no injuries and no reports of leaks of hazmat also, we have no road blockages.
Norfolk Southern has responded and is working closely with us. There is NO danger…