A derailed train in Wales yesterday afternoon, March 20, near Leeds Junction Road. The road in Wales and Greene is expected to be closed through the afternoon today, March 21, to all traffic, while crews work on the derailed train cars.
According to WGME, the train company says no dangerous chemicals were spilled. The four railcars contained non-hazardous limestone slurry.
WATCH LIVE: Crews are on the scene after a train carrying limestone slurry derailed in Greene.
Posted by WGME CBS 13 News, Portland on Monday, March 20, 2023
#UPDATE: Crews are working to get several train cars that derailed in Androscoggin County back onto the tracks. The cars that derailed were reportedly carrying a non-hazardous limestone slurry.
— CBS 13 News (@WGME) March 21, 2023