Wednesday, July 22, 2015

Runaway Railcar Takes Out Historic NYC Locomotive

UPDATED 07/27/15!!!!


A runaway rail car struck a historic locomotive parked at Union Station causing the locomotive to severely damage the south supporting section of a pedestrian bridge, July 21, 2015 in Utica, N.Y. 

  • All PHOTOS: MARK DIORIO, TINA RUSSELL / OBSERVER-DISPATCH


Read The Full Story In Utica's Observer Dispatch



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MARK DIORIO / Observer-Dispatch Police barricades remain at Union Station as authorities continue a preliminary investigation Wednesday morning as they work to determine what was responsible for a 265,000-lb. train car to roll from a spot near the Arterial under the Burrstone Road overpass where it was parked all the way to Union Station, July, 22, 2015 in Utica, N.Y.


MARK DIORIO / Observer-Dispatch Authorities continue a preliminary investigation Wednesday morning as they work to determine what was responsible for a 265,000-lb. train car to roll from a spot near the Arterial under the Burrstone Road overpass where it was parked all the way to Union Station, July, 22, 2015 in Utica, N.Y.


MARK DIORIO / Observer-Dispatch


Tina Russell / Observer-Dispatch