Every day, tanker trains travel Norfolk Southern’s Conemauch line through towns like Vandergrift – and mostly without incident.
Crews were back out Thursday morning trying to cleanup a train derailment and fire in Sewickley.
Emergency crews have been called to the scene of a train fire in Sewickley.
A CSX freight train crashed into a trash truck and derailed Tuesday in a Baltimore suburb and the explosion that followed rattled homes at least a half-mile away, sending a plume of smoke into the air that could be seen for miles, officials and witnesses said.
Three people were hurt and the Wood Street Station had to be shut down Friday night when a Port Authority light rail car derailed in Downtown Pittsburgh.
A trolley derailment, which caused significant delays over the weekend appears to have been caused by human error. Sources told KDKA-TV Investigator Marty Griffin that there is no concern of it being sabotage and was simply operator and supervisor error.
A trolley derailment near the South Hills Junction station caused some major delays for T riders Sunday afternoon.
Several train cars jumped the tracks at St. John Street and Thompson Avenue Tuesday evening.