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Trail derailment damages about 100 Greer manufactured BMWs

STAFF REPORTS
Published on Sunday, December 4, 2016

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Trail derailment damages about 100 Greer manufactured BMWs
About 100 BMW cars assembled at the BMW Manufacturing facility in Greer were damaged Sunday when a Norfolk Southern train derailed in Jenkinsville in Fairfield County.

The train was about 85 miles from Greer on its way to Charleston when two locomotives derailed on Highway 215 about 3 p.m.

Ten train cars and 97 BMW vehicles were damaged, according to officials from Fairfield County. No injuries were reported and no traffic delays.

Jenkinsville is South Carolina’s smallest town with 48 residents.

 

 

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