Train derailment causes road closures
TRAIN DERAILMENT IN ATLANTA AREA CAUSES HOURS-LONG ROAD CLOSURES
Winder, GA (WGCL) – A train derailment in the Atlanta area early Monday morning caused hours-long road closures.
The train operator, CSX, said there were no reported injuries or hazardous material spills in the derailment in the town of winder.
CSX and the State Department of Transportation said the impacted road crossings would be closed for hours while the train cars were put back on the tracks.
There’s no word yet on what caused the derailment.