National Transportation Safety Board Investigators are trying to figure out why the Paulsboro moveable bridge suddenly collapsed last November, causing a train derailment that sent a toxic chemical cloud into the air.
Conrail had many more reports of problems with a railroad bridge in Paulsboro prior to its collapse than the company has disclosed to accident investigators, a company locomotive engineer testified Tuesday.
More than 100 people, including first responders, children and property owners have filed a lawsuit for injuries and damages following the tanker train derailment in Paulsboro, New Jersey November 30, 2012.
A railroad is offering parents in southern New Jersey a settlement stemming from a toxic train derailment in Paulsboro. The settlement would make it difficult for their children to sue if they get sick in the future.