Oil train derails in Seattle; no leaks

Oil train derails in Seattle; no leaks

Credit: KING

A train carrying oil derailed under the Magnolia Bridge in Seattle, July 24, 2014.

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by KING 5 News

KREM.com

Posted on July 24, 2014 at 7:15 AM

A train derailed under Seattle’s Magnolia Bridge early Thursday morning.

A Burlington Northern Santa Fe spokesperson said the train was carrying crude oil. Two of the tanker cars slightly derailed, but nothing was leaking.

Nobody was hurt.

BNSF said it is investigating the cause. The train was moving at 5 mph when it happened.
 

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