CSX Derailment on the Philly Sub

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CSX Derailment on the Philly Sub

Postby liftedjeep » Wed Oct 18, 2017 11:37 am

- On Wed Oct 18th, two cars derailed and overturned on CSX Q404 at CP PARK. The train was en route from Baltimore to Selkirk. No injuries were reported, or a cause determined.

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Re: CSX Derailment on the Philly Sub

Postby mmi16 » Wed Oct 18, 2017 12:27 pm

With the missing 'chunk' of rail on the diverging track - it looks like car(s) started down the diverging track and were drawn back by the train staying coupled.
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Re: CSX Derailment on the Philly Sub

Postby ccutler » Wed Oct 18, 2017 4:48 pm

Thankfully nothing hazardous. That's a busy junction in a densely populated area.
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