Wednesday Mar 5
NY fines CSX $10K over oil train derailments
The state Department of Transportation has fined CSX Railroad $10,000 for failing to report two oil train derailments within an hour of the accidents as required by state law.
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Cuomo asks feds to help stop crude oil accidents
Gov. Andrew Cuomo is asking the federal government to immediately institute new reforms of the transport of crude oil by railroad following two recent derailments in the greater Capital Region.
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Selkirk derailment raises concerns over crude oil shipment
A derailment of 13 cars carrying crude oil in Selkirk raises concerns about the transportation of crude oil across the state.
Fire destroys Clifton Park apartment building
Fire crews say the fire at Hollandale Apartments broke out in a first floor apartment in a back den at around 11:30 a.m. Everyone in the building made it out safely thanks to an alert neighbor, but they are now struggling to deal with the loss.
DOT: 13 oil cars derail in Selkirk
SELKIRK, N.Y. The New York State Department of Transportation has announced that they are investigating an oil car derailment.