Derailed train blocks intersection near I-10

Photo submitted by Eyewitness News viewer

January 25, 2010 1:55:53 PM PST
Emergency crews have shut down a section of Wade Road near I-10 in Baytown due to a train derailment. According to officials, eight cars of a freight train derailed shortly before 1pm. Crews are blocking Wade because one of the cars contains sulfuric acid.

No leaks have been found. Baytown police and fire departments are on scene awaiting railroad officials.

The cause of the derailment is under investigation.


Load Comments