Train derails in Burke County

A train derailment about a mile outside of Midville, about 55 miles south of Augusta in Burke County, had emergency management and Norfolk-Southern officials busy Sunday evening.

No one was known to be injured in the 5:30 p.m. derailment, a Burke County EMA official said.

Officials have not released information on what the train was transporting.



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