Train carrying ammonia derails in SC, 30 people evacuated

April 11, 2015 6:00 AM

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Authorities say 30 people have been evacuated within a 1.5-mile radius of a train derailment in rural South Carolina.

Derrick Becker, public information officer for the South Carolina Emergency Management Division, tells The Associated Press that no one was injured following the crash about 8:30 p.m. Friday in Trenton. He says precautionary" evacuations were made after officials confirmed one of the Norfolk Souther...

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