Scars Remain in Graniteville, SC, A Decade After Norfolk Southern Chlorine Derailment
When railroad accidents involving dangerous or explosive substances occur in communities, the effects can often be long-lasting and tragic.
A case in point is the incident in Graniteville in South Carolina. It has now been more than 10 years since a train carrying chlorine derailed in the small community on Jan. 6, 2005, but the scars are still present below the surface. A study carried out in 2015, found