June 14, 2024

Palm Springs Train Derailed Due to Tropical Storm Hilary 

A train derailed Monday morning in the Palm Springs, California, area due to the impact of Tropical Storm Hilary. Aerial footage showed water flowing around the derailed train cars. As local news outlet KESQ reported: Officials with Union Pacific are reporting that two routes are closed, in and out of the Los Angeles Basin due to washouts and

Minnesota Gov Walz says train containing hazardous materials derailed near Lancaster

A Canadian Pacific train carrying hazardous materials derailed near Lancaster, Minnesota, Wednesday afternoon, Gov. Tim Walz confirmed on Twitter.¬† “State officials are working with local emergency managers after a train derailed near Lancaster. Glad to hear that no injuries are reported and the site is contained,” Walz wrote. He added: “Experts are on the way […]

Report: East Palestine Derailed Train Broke Down Before; Workers Expressed Concern

DUSTIN FRANZ/AFP via Getty Images The train that derailed near the¬†Ohio-Pennsylvania line this month ‚ÄĒ which was carrying toxic chemicals, including¬†vinyl chloride ‚ÄĒ had broken down before on its route as workers expressed concerns about the load size, according to reports. The train derailed in East Palestine on February 3 but reportedly¬†broke down¬†‚Äúat least once‚ÄĚ

WATCH: Plume of Toxic Gas Envelops Ohio Town as Derailed Train Explodes

WATCH: Plume of Toxic Gas Envelops Ohio Town as Derailed Train ExplodesTHE LITTLE ENGINE THAT COULDN’TOhio Gov. Mike DeWine and the governor of neighboring Pennsylvania, Josh Shapiro, have evacuated an area of two square miles along the states’ borders.Updated Feb. 07, 2023 12:27AM ET / Published Feb. 06, 2023 11:51PM ET NTSBGov via ReutersOfficials detonated several train cars filled with toxic gas