Mayor Muriel Bowser addresses the media near the scene of CSX freight train derailment near the Rhode Island Avenue metro station in Washington, DC, on May 1, 2016.
As many as ten cars derailed from a train heading to North Carolina from Cumberland, Maryland.
A leak of Sodium hydroxide was said to be leaking from a tanker, but was plugged by emergency responders and hazmat crews. Sodium hydroxide is primarily used in the manufacturing of various household products including paper, soap and detergents. No injuries were reported. / AFP / Andrew Biraj Show more