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Published:January 16th, 2007 12:45 EST
NTSB-investigation into  CSX freight train

NTSB-investigation into CSX freight train

By SOP newswire

The National Transportation Safety Board has dispatched a team of investigators to Shepherdsville, Kentucky to begin an investigation into this morning`s derailment of a CSX freight train.

Richard Hipskind has been designated as Investigator-in-Charge of the 7-member team. NTSB Chairman Mark V. Rosenker is accompanying the team and will serve as principal spokesman for the investigation while on-scene. Terry Williams is the NTSB public affairs officer accompanying the team.

Once the team arrives in Kentucky, Mr. Williams may be reached on his cell phone at 202-557-1350.

NTSB Press Contact: (202) 314-6100