New Pitt Study Details Dangers of Train Derailments to Southwestern PA’s Rivers
University of Pittsburgh researchers say over three-quarters of all train derailments in Southwestern PA occur within 300 feet of the region’s major rivers.
As WESA’s Jillian Forstadt reports, their data highlights a potential risk to communities already facing socio-economic and environmental inequality.
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(Original air-date: 4/28/23)