Status Update for East Jefferson Street Bridge Derailment

Mid Atlantic Coast Guard News
CLARKSBORO, N.J. – The Unified Command continues debris removal Wednesday in preparation for transporting additional derailed cars from the site.

Response crews successfully removed the breached rail car Tuesday afternoon and transferred it to a barge.

In response to community concerns following Tuesday night’s community informational forum, the Unified Command is distributing information on the health effects of vinyl chloride and procedures for shelter in place to all Paulsboro households. Both flyers are available on the official news and updates site,

For other questions, residents can call the community assistance hotline at 1-800-230-7049. The community assistance center remains open at the Paulsboro Fire Department, 1502 Swedesboro Rd.

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