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06/01/2005 Graniteville train crash

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10th Anniversary Memorial for Graniteville Train Accident

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Graniteville Voices

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Marlon Kimpson discusses Graniteville train wreck

3:39

Graniteville Chlorine Disaster - Short trailer - Full length version is 16 min!

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1.8.15 - Rep. Wilson One Minute: 10th Anniversary of Graniteville Train Wreck

The Graniteville train crash was an American rail disaster that occurred in Graniteville, South Carolina. Two Norfolk Southern trains collided near the Avondale Mills plant in Graniteville. 9 people were killed and over 250 people were treated for toxic chlorine exposure. The accident was determined to be caused by a misaligned railroad switch.
    • Victims 

    • Economic consequences 

    • Litigation