Train blocks crossing for 6 hours due to mechanical problems - WAFF-TV: News, Weather and Sports for Huntsville, AL

Train blocks crossing for 6 hours due to mechanical problems

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Norfolk Southern said their train had mechanical problems. Norfolk Southern said their train had mechanical problems.
HUNTSVILLE, AL (WAFF) -

A train stopped on the tracks in Huntsville on Thursday night, blocking crossings for six hours.

Norfolk Southern said their train had mechanical problems.

The company released a statement saying that just like cars, sometimes trains have mechanical problems. It sat on the tracks on Pratt Avenue, Meridian Street, Oakwood Avenue, and Cleveland Avenue from 10:30 p.m. to 4:30 a.m.

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