TRRS 477: "Whoops!" CSX Freight Train Stalls on Grade | LiveLeak | Channify

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Aug 13, 2016 EAST SAUGATUCK, MI -- Underpowered trains in the rain on a hill: not a recipe for success. Follow along with this misadventure, as we capture CSX's Q326 stalling in real time on a rainy Michigan summer morning. The train, at 9200 tons, was already pushing the limits on this hill, the ruling grade for the run, and the rain didn't make it any easier! CSX Q326 Consist: - UP 6812 [AC44CW] - CSX 8880 [SD40-2] - 88 cars [Mixed] Location/Time: - (1) CSX Grand Rapids Sub, East Saugatuck, MI, 55th St xing, on 8-13-16 from 07:46 to 07:55 EDT - (2) East Saugatuck, 136th Ave xing, at 08:48 - (3) East Saugatuck, 55th St xing, from 09:57 to 10:18 - (4) Zeeland, Centennial St xing, at 13:05 - Grandville, along Chicago Dr, at 28th St overpass, at 13:33 *(1) Stalls on the crossing at 55th St; (2) First Half double to the siding; (3) Grabbing the second half for the double; (4) Back together and underway with 10:10 recrew* Thanks for watching! Don’t forget to share this video, like and subscribe to Thornapple River Rail Series! Like TRRS on Facebook! http://www.facebook.com/thornappleriverproductions Videography Equipment: -Primary: Sony PJ790 Camcorder -Edited with: Cyberlink PowerDirector 13 People: -Alex C: Owner, Producer and Narrator Copyright 2016 Thornapple River Rail Series by Alex Christmas, All Rights Reserved