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Skytruth Alert: NRC Report: Alcohols Nos (Un 1987) near Draffin, KY 2020-02-13

Report Details
NRC Report ID: 1271132
Incident Time: 2020-02-13 06:54:00
Nearest City: Draffin, KY
Location:
Incident Type: RAILROAD
Material: ALCOHOLS NOS (UN 1987)
Medium Affected: WATER
Suspected Responsible Party: CSX RAILROAD
SkyTruth Analysis
Lat/Long: 37.339670, -82.390840 (Approximated from CITY_STATE)
Report Description
UPDATE TO NRC REPORT #1271129 UPDATE IS AS FOLLOWS - CALLER IS REPORTING THAT BOTH CREWMEMBERS HAVE BEEN RESCUED AND ARE BEING TREATED FOR THEIR INJURES, IT IS UNKNOWN AT THIS TIME IF THEY WILL BE TRANSPORTED TO THE HOSPITAL. CALLER IS ALSO REPORTING THE RELEASE OF AN UNKNOWN AMOUNT OF DIESEL FUEL INTO THE BIG SANDY RIVER. TOTAL AMOUNT OF DERAILED CARS IS STILL UNKNOWN AT THIS TIME AND IT IS STILL UNKNOWN IF ANY ALCOHOLS NOS (UN 1987) WAS RELEASED. ORIGINAL REPORT - CALLER IS REPORTING A MAIN LINE DERAILMENT OF A FREIGHT TRAIN WITH THE POSSIBLE RELEASE OF ALCOHOLS NOS (UN 1987). LEAD LOCOMOTIVE IS IN THE BIG SANDY RIVER AND IS ON FIRE WITH TWO CREWMEMBERS TRAPPED. CALLER IS REQUESTING USCG ASSISTANCE WITH RESCUE.
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ID:7be6b3c5-942c-3b12-8203-79199483a843
Source:http://nrc.uscg.mil/
Date:2020-02-13 06:54:00
Location:37.3396698192582 -82.3908398764379
Tags:NRC, release