Freigh Train Catches Fire in Congers

Yesterday morning, at approximately 7:50 a.m. just north of Lake Road Congers train crossing, the engine compartment of a southbound CSX lead locomotive freight train caught fire. The crew reported it and Clarkstown Police Department; Congers, Valley Cottage and New City Fire Departments; and Congers Volunteer Ambulance Corps responded. No freight was involved and the investigation is ongoing.

Snow Closings Updated Regularly

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