Freight train derails in Greenville
Posted April 30, 2014
Greenville, N.C. — Investigators were trying to figure out what caused a train derailment Wednesday morning in Greenville.
Five cars on a CSX freight train jumped the tracks at about 4 a.m. near East Carolina University. The cars were carrying ammonium polyphosphate, an agricultural product that is used for fertilizer.
The non-hazardous chemical leaked from two cars.
No injuries were reported.