Seeking to pin the blame on workers for deteriorating railroad safety conditions, Norfolk Southern Railway bosses are suing two of its employees for a collision and derailment in Georgetown, Kentucky, last month. The Sheffield Village Fire Department is monitoring cleanup efforts at the scene. The Norfolk Southern train was on its way from Wayne, Michigan travelling southbound on the tracks enroute to the Oakwood depot in Melvindale, MI. The semi truck was traveling westbound on Mellon Street towards Schaefer Highway when the train slammed into the big rig on the passenger side of the cab. DELAWARE, Ohio (WCMH) — One person is dead after a crash between a vehicle and a Norfolk Southern train, according to the Ohio State Highway Patrol. The crash occurred just after midnight. 82/No. Three Norfolk Southern Corp. freight trains were involved in the derailment, which happened about three miles east of Greensburg.
17. By Brian Williams . The engineer of a Norfolk Southern train missed or ignored a signal to slow down on July 2, causing his train to slam into the back of a second train in Sewickley, the railroad company says in a lawsuit filed on Wednesday. The train’s destination is just a short distance from the crash site. CHESAPEAKE, Va. (WAVY) — Environment and wildlife officials say Norfolk Southern has been directed to clear more coal found in some areas in Chesapeake where a train derailed in June. Norfolk Southern officials indicated crews would be working for 12 to 18 hours to clean up the scene of the crash. WATCH: Norfolk Southern train collision causes massive derailment in Pennsylvania. Norfolk Southern sues rail workers for crash damage.
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April 30, 2018 . SHEFFIELD VILLAGE, OH – A Norfolk Southern train crash derailed twenty-six cars Tuesday morning, November 16, at approximately 7:05 a.m. near the railroad yard between Harris and Abbe roads.
The company is suing the engineer, Charles E.