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Old 06-20-2010, 10:43 PM   #6
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Originally Posted by Chase55671 View Post
Sad news. I am still puzzled why the conductor was in the boxcar. I understand perhaps riding on the boxcar for a cut, but actually inside of it, that's sort of odd.
Preliminary reports said he was in the boxcar, but it was later found out he was in the locomotive.
A lot of trains stop at that location heading to the Huey P. Long bridge waiting for traffic to clear, so they could cross it & in the opposite direction to enter CSX's Gentilly yard or Norfolk Southern's Oliver yard.

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