National Transportation Safety Board

Baltimore Streetcar Museum closed indefinitely as cleanup continues after CSX train derailment Friday

Baltimore Streetcar Museum closed indefinitely as cleanup continues after CSX train derailment Friday

Two weeks after the Baltimore Streetcar Museum reopened for the season, the Falls Road museum was forced to close until further notice after a train came crashing onto a small building that powers its streetcars.

A CSX train traveling north on elevated tracks near the North Avenue bridge derailed Friday at about 3 p.m., when five cars plummeted to the road below. No one was injured, and no leaks or spills occurred, according to CSX.

Crews worked overnight and through the day Saturday to remove the derailed cars and debris from the...

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