Railroad
2 weeks ago
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Governor: Johnston County site isn’t viable for CSX terminal

Gov. Pat McCrory says a Johnston County side selected for a $150 million intermodal terminal is no longer a viable option.
port
4 weeks ago
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New CSX terminal to connect trains with trucks serving Port of Wilmington

CSX has announced plans for a $150 million intermodal terminal in eastern North Carolina that will initially create 300 jobs.
Railroad
5 months ago
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Wilmington intersection closing for railroad repairs

A spokeswoman with the City of Wilmington said an intersection will be closed tomorrow so CSX Railroad crews can make repairs.
Cars drive over a railroad crossing in Wilmington on August 3, 2015.
6 months ago
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Wilmington council to consider chipping in for $300,000 rail move study

Wilmington City Council next week will consider spending money to look into possibly moving a rail line out of the city.
Cars drive over a railroad crossing in Wilmington on August 3, 2015.
6 months ago
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Wilmington planners want to move rail lines

The train system in Wilmington runs right through the city's heart, and leaders say rail service is only going to increase in coming years.
train crash
8 months ago
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61-year-old man killed after being struck by CSX train

The Lexington County Coroner has identified a man who was killed after being struck by a train.
Road closures on 74/76
11 months ago
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TRAFFIC ALERT: Closures on US 74/76 next week

Parts of US 74/76 are going to close in Leland. Starting Monday, crews will intermittently close one lane in each direction on the US 74/76 on the bridge over CSX railroad.
Witness: Truck on tracks for 8 minutes before Amtrak crash
11 months ago
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Witness: Truck on tracks for 8 minutes before Amtrak crash

A huge truck with a state trooper escort was stuck in a railroad crossing with time enough to alert approaching trains, but there's no indication that Amtrak was warned before a passenger train crashed into the truck and injured 55 people.
Train car derails at Riegelwood paper plant
1 year ago
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Train car derails at Riegelwood paper plant

No one was hurt when a train car derailed this morning at a Columbus County paper plant.
Neighbors say unannounced railroad work a big headache
2 years ago
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Neighbors say unannounced railroad work a big headache

Maintenance work on Brunswick County railroad track is causing some big headaches for neighbors as they try to go about their daily routine. "Today it was like, 'What's going on here?'" said Ronn Pifer, who lives nearby.