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Accident Report Detail

Derailment of CSX Transportation Extra 7614‚Äč

Executive Summary

About 4:25 e.d.t., July 8, 1986, southbound CSX Transportation (formerly Baltimore and Ohio Railroad) freight train Extra 7614 South derailed 15 of the 44 cars in the train. The train was traveling about 45 mph at the time of the derailment. The derailed cars were the 24th through the 38th head cars of the train. The train was en route from North Dayton, Ohio, to Cincinnati, Ohio, with 1 locomotive unit and 44 cars. The train did not have a caboose.

Probable Cause

Accident Location: Miamisburg , OH    
Accident Date: 7/8/1986
Accident ID: DCA86HZ003

Date Adopted: 12/30/1987
NTSB Number: RAR-87-01-SUM
NTIS Number: PB87-916306

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