CSX train derails in Ware Co., no injuries reported

A train derailed 19 railcars and a locomotive early Thursday morning in Ware County, according...
A train derailed 19 railcars and a locomotive early Thursday morning in Ware County, according to CSX.(Ware County Sheriff's Office)
Published: Jun. 30, 2022 at 5:57 AM EDT|Updated: Jun. 30, 2022 at 6:42 AM EDT
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WARE COUNTY, Ga. (WTOC) - Nineteen railcars and a locomotive derailed early Thursday morning in Ware County, according to CSX.

A train derailed 19 railcars and a locomotive early Thursday morning in Ware County, according...
A train derailed 19 railcars and a locomotive early Thursday morning in Ware County, according to CSX.(Ware County Sheriff's Office)

CSX says it happened around 2:30 a.m. They confirm there were no loaded hazardous materials cars and there were no leaks or injuries to report at this time.

CSX says they are working closely with local firefighters and other first responders to assess the situation and develop a recovery plan.

The Ware County Sheriff’s Office says Jamestown Road from Devandrene Avenue to U.S. 1is closed until further notice. Traffic will be detoured to U.S. 1.

A train derailed 19 railcars and a locomotive early Thursday morning in Ware County, according...
A train derailed 19 railcars and a locomotive early Thursday morning in Ware County, according to CSX.(Ware County Sheriff's Office)

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