Thursday, 8 Jun 2023

Horror photographs show chaos as massive train derails and flips into river

Don’t miss a thing! Sign up to the Daily Star’s newsletter

A huge train has derailed and ploughed into a river in Pittsburgh, US, with live photographs from the area showing scenes of devastation as rail cars hang off a bridge as others sink into the river below.

The stunning photographs were taken at Little Deer Creek, near Pittsburgh in Pennsylvania, and show the remains of what is believed to be a Norfolk Southern train.

It is not yet known if any casualties have occurred. Emergency services remain on the scene.

Eyewitnesses at the scene claim they can see an as-yet-unknown liquid leaking from one of the damaged carriages.

A reporter also on-site for local media has reportedly been told the train was transporting petroleum.

There is also a heavy fire brigade and police presence, and it is believed a number of people have been transported to hospital in the wake of the terrifying incident.

This is a breaking news story and is being constantly updated. Please refresh the page regularly with the latest news, pictures and videos.

You can also get email updates on the day’s biggest stories straight to your inbox by signing up for our newsletters .

Get all the very best headlines, pictures, opinion and video on the stories that matter to you by following Daily Star every time you see our name.

  • Follow Daily Star on Google News CLICK HERE and click the star

  • Follow Daily Star on Apple News CLICK HERE available on Apple devices

  • Follow Daily Star on Flipboard CLICK HERE and click follow

You can also sign up for Twitter alerts for breaking news by following @starbreaksnews and follow us @dailystar for all the latest updates.

Keep up-to-date with your must-see news, features, videos and pictures throughout the day by following us on Facebook at

  • In the News

Source: Read Full Article

Best News