Back in the Day: Train derailment near Elm City boosts rail traffic in Greenville – Greenville Daily Reflector


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Back in the Day: Train derailment near Elm City boosts rail traffic in Greenville
Greenville Daily Reflector
An estimated 115,000 gallons of sulfuric acid spilled when 27 of the 137 cars of the train derailed in a pine forest. The train derailed about 10:30 a.m. apparently after a wheel came off a tanker. The gas cloud drifted slowly westward. Officials said