Derailment in Oneida New York

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    at 7am monday morn what is to believe to be disel fuel tankers derailed one csx tracks. will post what pics i gotannounce1
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    CSX freight train derailed around 7 a.m. There was also an explosion, but there’s no word if the explosion or the derailment came first. Of the 80 railcars, 24 of them derailed and as many as 15 of the cars are on fire. We do know that some of the freight included liquid propane.
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    [​IMG] Here is a picture of the explosion that occured when one of th 15 tanker cars blew up.