CSX Corp. will build a cargo terminal in eastern North Carolina at a second-choice site after opposition by landowners blocked the railroad company's first option.
Residents of Four Oaks have told CSX they don't want a proposed $272 million railroad container hub in their backyard.
Gov. Pat McCrory says a Johnston County side selected for a $150 million intermodal terminal is no longer a viable option.
CSX has announced plans for a $150 million intermodal terminal in eastern North Carolina that will initially create 300 jobs.
A spokeswoman with the City of Wilmington said an intersection will be closed tomorrow so CSX Railroad crews can make repairs.
Wilmington City Council next week will consider spending money to look into possibly moving a rail line out of the city.
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.
The Lexington County Coroner has identified a man who was killed after being struck by a train.
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.
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.