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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. Thu, 06/18/2015 - 7:51am
Road closures on 74/76
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. Sat, 03/14/2015 - 4:01am
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. Wed, 03/11/2015 - 2:44am
Train car derails at Riegelwood paper plant
No one was hurt when a train car derailed this morning at a Columbus County paper plant. Wed, 12/10/2014 - 6:23pm
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. Mon, 01/13/2014 - 9:59pm
City: Second Love Grove access won’t come quick or cheap
Wilmington leaders have been looking for a second way in and out of the Love Grove community for decades. A June train derailment that cut the neighborhood off proved the need again. Fri, 11/22/2013 - 9:00pm
CSX designation could help Brunswick Co. lure long-wanted jobs
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. Thu, 09/12/2013 - 8:58pm
CSX to make big announcement in Brunswick Co.
Railroad giant CSX is expected to make a big announcement tomorrow in Brunswick County, according to Brunswick County Economic Development Commission Executive Director Jim Bradshaw. Thu, 09/12/2013 - 3:52am
CSX to reimburse Love Grove residents
CSX says it will reimburse Love Grove residents if they missed work or had to pay out-of-pocket for expenses during the train derailment last month that cut off their neighborhood. Wed, 07/10/2013 - 8:18pm
Wilmington engineer has plan for another Love Grove access road
One engineer in Wilmington wants to give people who live in Wilmington's Love Grove community another way in and out of their neighborhood after a train derailment blocked their only access June 28. Wed, 07/10/2013 - 3:53am