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Hot pursuit in Hazzard Co
There have been a rash of odd accidents this past week in Southwest Virginia that have taken the lives of employees affiliated with the railroads.

On Dec 5, an NS MOW employee was killed when his low-boy tractor trailer was struck by an NS train in Glade Springs VA. He was dropping off MOW equipment in Glade Springs.

On Dec 10, a crew van driver was killed near St Charles VA when a CSX coal load derailed and crushed his taxi is a participant in the Amazon Services LLC Associates Program, an affiliate advertising program designed to provide a means for sites to earn advertising fees by advertising and linking to - An online railroad bookstore featuring a curated selection of new and used railroad books. Railroad pictorials, railroad history, steam locomotives, passenger trains, modern railroading. Hundreds of titles available, most at discount prices! We also have a video and children's book section. - An online model railroad bookstore featuring a curated selection of new and used books. Layout design, track plans, scenery and structure building, wiring, DCC, Tinplate, Toy Trains, Price Guides and more.

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