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.
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.
Railroad giant CSX announced Brunswick County's Mid Atlantic Industrial Park on US 74/76 is now designated a CSX Select Site.
Local leaders hope the move will eventually help bring a major manufacturer and jobs to the area.