Four injured in Washington County train derailment

SANDERSVILLE, Georgia (41NBC/WMGT) – Four people are injured after two trains collided in Washington County.

According to Rick Harris with Norfolk Southern a train was leaving Atlanta headed to Savannah when it ran into a local train hauling wood chips and scrap metal. At this time it is unknown if the collision happened in Sandersville or Tennille.

Two of the crew members were airlifted to a hospital in Augusta, two others were taken to a local hospital in Sandersville.

Stay with 41NBC and for the latest on this developing story.

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