January 11, 2018: Families Receive Financial Settlement in Railroad Tank Car Death

A financial settlement has finally been reached between Agridyne LLC’s livestock food plant and the families of the two men who were killed in 2014 after breathing hydrogen sulfide gas inside a railroad tanker car. The two central Illinois families will share the $6 million settlement. OSHA fined Agridyne $266,000 for safety violations related to the incident.

Families to receive $6 million in railroad tank car death