Workers clean up derailed tank cars in downtown Lynchburg, Va., Thursday, May 1, 2014. CSX has been moving unit trains of Bakken crude oil through Lynchburg to a rail-to-barge terminal in Yorktown, Va., since December, but some city officials said they weren’t notified.
Workers clean up derailed tank cars in downtown Lynchburg, Va., Thursday, May 1, 2014. CSX has been moving unit trains of Bakken crude oil through Lynchburg to a rail-to-barge terminal in Yorktown, Va., since December, but some city officials said they weren’t notified. MCT
Workers clean up derailed tank cars in downtown Lynchburg, Va., Thursday, May 1, 2014. CSX has been moving unit trains of Bakken crude oil through Lynchburg to a rail-to-barge terminal in Yorktown, Va., since December, but some city officials said they weren’t notified. MCT

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