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Graniteville church to celebrate recovery since 2005 train wreck

...and onto an industry track, according to a National Transportation Safety Board accident report.The crash caused a tank car containing chlorine to leak, and the train engineer and eight other people died as a result of chlorine gas inhalation...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-01-03/graniteville-church-celebrate
Warning issued about oil shipped from North Dakota, Montana

...oil field to the next and is driven largely by how heavy it is.Given that oil is typically shipped in the same type of tank car no matter its volatility, Larry Bierlein, an attorney for the Association of Hazmat Shippers, questioned the importance...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2014-01-02/warning-issued-about-oil-s
Salvage operation was difficult task

...power that breached a chlorine-laden tank car Jan. 6 and killed nine people. But...operations were complete, the ruptured tank car and the two locomotives were turned...crews to dig out a second chlorine tank car buried in the wreck and lift it from...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2005/02/12/met_442560.shtml
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Ammonia cloud over south Ga. rail car

...escape and form a vapor cloud above a tank car parked at CSX Transportation's Rice...CSX spokesman."The valve on the tank car was not tightened all the way when...by transportation authorities.The tank car was en route to Lee Creek, N.C...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2010-07-13/ammonia-cloud-over-south-ga-
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Town will long feel aftermath

...Valley. Deadly chlorine gushed from a single, ruptured tank car carrying 90 tons of the potent chemical, quickly turning...by nearly 40 tons of chlorine spilling from a ruptured tank car just yards from his plant. For two hours, Mr. Craig...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2005/01/17/met_440158.shtml
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Hospital reviews its work on train wreck

...expect a wave of patients needing medical treatment and decontamination from tons of deadly chlorine escaping a ruptured tank car. Activating their emergency response plan, hospital officials asked the 300-person night shift to stay on duty and...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2005/01/28/met_441148.shtml
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Crews braved hidden dangers

...air from a gash in the side of the tank car. But it was too dark to see the color...unwelcome information that the hole in the tank car was too big for the small, steel-framed...peel wrecked cars away from a second tank car full of chlorine. A third car also...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2005/02/07/met_442065.shtml
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Avondale Mills' electronic records destroyed in wreck

...destroyed when an estimated 60 tons of chlorine came out of a tank car ruptured in the wreck, killing nine people, including...Tuesday, siphoning operations shifted to the third and final tank car laden with an estimated 90 tons of chlorine, said state...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2005/01/12/met_439678.shtml
Metro | Aiken County Board of Education | Midland Valley High School
Avondale officials fear damage to equipment

...that killed nine people, a company official said Monday. High concentrations of chlorine, which plumed from a ruptured tank car in Thursday morning's wreck, can chew through the sheet metal of cars and trucks and eat up the delicate circuit boards...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2005/01/11/met_439612.shtml
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Railcar leak forces Hartsville neighborhood evacuation

...of liquid about 100-feet wide that formed around the tank car, Berry said. The 20,000 gallon car was full when it was shipped, Berry said. He did not know where the tank car was filled, where it began leaking or how much of the...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2003/09/29/met_392308.shtml
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