Traffic Alert: Expect detours in Marion County Friday after train cars derailed

Traffic Alert: Expect detours in Marion County Friday after train cars derailed

MARION COUNTY, SC (WMBF) - South Carolina Department of Transportation is setting up detours in Marion County after two train cars came off the tracks Friday morning, Marion County Sheriff Brian Wallace said.

Wallace said that MCSO was notified around 8 a.m. that two train cars transporting lumber had derailed on East Front Street just outside the city limits of Mullins.

Detour signs are being put out by SCDOT so the lumber can be offloaded from that train cars and onto another transportation source Friday night.

Wallace added that no one was injured during the incident and that officials are working to resolve this as quick as possible.

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