Black Smoke, Flames Spew From Train Derailment

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A train carrying crude oil derailed in Lynchburg, Virginia Wednesday afternoon, city officials said, the latest in a series of fiery accidents involving the transportation of the dirty fuel by rail.

 

The City of Lynchburg reported “extensive flames and smoke” at the downtown scene involving as many as 14 CSX tanker cars.

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