CSX trains collide near Carey, derailing cars and spilling fuel


CAREY, Ohio — A collision involving two CSX Transportation trains before dawn Monday sent two crew members to a hospital and derailed a locomotive and 25 freight cars.

CSX said the crash, which occurred at about 5:21 a.m. north of Carey, mainly involved railcars carrying fracking sand, but diesel fuel from the derailed locomotive and refuse headed to a landfill spilled as well.

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