Photos of an early morning train derailment near East Falls

A CSX freight train derailed this morning near Martin Luther King Drive, between Falls Bridge and Montgomery Drive. Bas Slabbers captured photos of the crews using heavy equipment to get several cars back on the track.

CSX has not returned a call for comment. NewsWorks will provide more information as it becomes available. 

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