Trains derailed at least 35 times in Shelby County since 2018

By , Daily Memphian Updated: March 17, 2023 11:22 AM CT | Published: March 15, 2023 5:49 PM CT

Federal government data shows train derailments have been fairly common in Shelby County over the past five years.


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Samuel Hardiman

Samuel Hardiman

Samuel Hardiman is an enterprise and investigative reporter who focuses on local government and politics. A native Rhode Islander who lives in Midtown, he enjoys tennis, golf and reading.


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