A train derails on the Philadelphia Bridge this morning. Exactly seven cars derailed and six of them were carrying crude oil. The other one contained sand according to reports. No injuries have been reported.
The accident occurred around 12. 30 am between South and 34th street. Police and firefighters arrived shortly after the accident.
What exactly caused the derailment remains a mystery.
The Expressway was closed shortly after the accident. Traffic began to move again around 2:30 am.
By Nathan Cranford