Train derailment and lube oil spilled in Pulaski County near Dublin


Two crew members were treated at a local hospital for injuries and were released. They suffered injuries not life-threatening Dozens of emergency officials responded to the scene. Authorities said the oil is contained to the site and has not impacted any waterways containing moving water. According to a Virginia Department of Emergency Management  (VDEM) spokesperson three homes were evacuated as a precaution.The cause of the derailment is still under investigation, according to Norfolk Southern. The public is asked to stay away from the area.  No estimated time for reopening Old Route 11 has been established.


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