Freight train derailment spills corn in North Carolina
Posted April 18
SHELBY, N.C. — A freight train derailment has spilled a lot of corn in North Carolina.
Local media reported the train derailed around 9 a.m. Tuesday near Shelby.
No one has been hurt, but several cars carrying corn overturned, dumping the grain along the side of a road. The North Carolina Transportation Department says part of Airport Road will be closed until Wednesday morning.
There is no word yet on what caused the train to derail.