Medina County train derailment in Spencer, Ohio

spencerOhio (WJW) – Train derailed Medina County Late Tuesday night, officials remain at the scene.

The accident happened just before midnight in Spencer Village.

according to Wheeling and Lake Erie Railroad CompanyIt is not yet known what caused the five empty carriages to fall off the tracks.

No one was injured and no hazardous materials were involved, but the accident closed State Route 301 for several hours.

This is just the latest train derailment to make headlines in recent weeks.

early February, Derailment in East Palestine The 38 cars going off the track made national headlines. Eleven were carrying dangerous chemicals, some of which spilled into nearby waterways.of we, state ahOhio Residents near the crash site have all filed lawsuits. south of norfolk Beyond derailment.

Earlier this week, CSX train derailment of Wayne County. The train lost a set of wheels and split into two parts. Roads in the area were closed to traffic for several hours. Medina County train derailment in Spencer, Ohio

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