Friday, December 2, 2011
Freight train derailment shuts Archer, disrupts Metra (video)
Traffic on Chicago’s Southwest Side is still being rerouted more than three hours after a freight train derailment Friday morning.
No one was injured in the derailment which happened about 6:40 a.m. on the tracks on an overpass near the intersection of West 47th Street and South Archer Avenue, according to Fire Media Affairs spokesman Joe Roccasalva said. Continued