June 29, 2021: Freight Train Derailed in Newberry Township, PA

A Norfolk Southern freight train derailed on Stillhouse Road in Newberry Township, PA on Monday afternoon. A total of 33 railcars derailed and ended up blocking both sets of tracks. There were no injuries reported.
A hazmat team was called to the scene as a precaution but no hazardous materials were found to be leaking from the train. Norfolk Southern is currently cleaning up PVC pellets that spilled during the derailment but it was determined that the pellets did not impact the nearby Susquehanna River.
The cause of the derailment is currently under investigation. The cleanup is expected to take several days and local residents are asked to avoid the area.

Train derailment in northern York County: About 30 cars overturned, hazmat team called

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