'Significant' Damage to Rail Tracks After Coal Train Derails Near Lawrence, Kansas

Train tracks suffered “significant” damage after a coal train derailed near Lawrence, Kansas, on June 17, local authorities said.

The Douglas County Sherriff’s Office said no injuries were reported due to the incident which resulted in a large amount of coal being spilled.

This drone video filmed by August Rudisell with the Lawrence Times shows the crashed train and coal spills. Credit: August Rudisell/Lawrence Times via Storyful

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