A derailment of manifest train 196-24 occurred west of Cincinnati, OH this morning at 4:05am resulting in blockage of the single main line. Track and switch damage were reported.
No intermodal units were directly involved in the derailment. However, delays to intermodal trains 216-23 and 282-22 operating from Atlanta/Jacksonville to Chicago are expected.
It is estimated that service will be restored to the route by 5:00pm this evening. We will provide updates as information is made available.
Norfolk Southern Intermodal provides 24/7 automated information services for shipment tracing, billing verification, and storage charges (including the Last Free Day) through our Touch-Trace voice response system at 800-497-2919. Customers and dray carriers can also utilize AccessNS and ExpressNSTM for information concerning their shipments.