Train Derailment Closes S.C. Roads

Outside of Charleston

July 19, 2019 - 2:13 pm

A train derailment in South Carolina has closed nearby roads for the day.

Dorchester County Spokeswoman Tiffany Norton says a Norfolk Southern train derailed Friday morning near Ridgeville, about 35 miles  outside Charleston.

The Post and Courier reports that Norton says the accident is ``non-hazardous'' and there were no injuries.

Orangeburg Road and Campbell Thickett Road near the derailment site are expected to reopen Saturday evening

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