Every day, tanker trains travel Norfolk Southern’s Conemauch line through towns like Vandergrift – and mostly without incident.
Crews are continuing to cleanup and make repairs after a train derailment in McKeesport Saturday night.
A train derailment sent emergency crews to McKeesport late Saturday night.
Emergency crews were called to the scene of a train derailment in Vandergrift Thursday morning.
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.
A train partially derailed after colliding with a tractor trailer, sending emergency officials and Hazmat crews to Westmoreland County on Tuesday morning.
People living close to a freight train derailment in Columbus, Ohio were evacuated Wednesday morning.
Emergency crews are at the scene of a train derailment in McKees Rocks. This happened near Taggart Street. McKees Rocks Fire Chief Nick Radoycis says two cars derailed. They had been carrying plastic pellets, but they are currently empty.