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Cumberland City Fire Department extinguish rail car fire

April 2nd, 2024 by WCBC Radio

Cumberland City Fire Department dispatch just after 12:10AM to CSX Transportation rail yard off of Virginia Avenue for a train car fire. Firefighters extinguish the fire in under 2 hours with no report of any serious injuries. CSX Rail yard operations were suspended during the response, two main lines on the north side of the Cumberland subdivision rail yard remained operational. Fire crews cleared the scene just after 2:30 a.m.