Two freight trains collided shortly after 2 a.m. Friday while attempting to maneuver the rail line inside a CSX yard in Jessup, Howard County fire officials said.
Howard County Department of Fire and Rescue Services responded to the 8400 block of Dorsey Run Road for reports of a train derailment at approximately 2:10 a.m., officials said.
Several telephone wires were brought down due to the collision, officials said, but there are no reports of any power or telephone outages.
More than 10 firefighters and paramedics responded to the scene, including seven members of the county's special operations team, officials said.
2 freight trains collide in CSX yard in Jessup
No injuries reported after incident early Friday morning
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