Train catches fire in Westport

There was a scare for Metro-North riders last night when a train caught fire in Westport. Firefighters say friction from leaves on the tracks sparked the flames and smoke, setting the undercarriage of

News 12 Staff

Apr 5, 2012, 12:14 PM

Updated 4,400 days ago

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Train catches fire in Westport
There was a scare for Metro-North riders last night when a train caught fire in Westport.
Firefighters say friction from leaves on the tracks sparked the flames and smoke, setting the undercarriage of a New Haven bound train on fire.
One car was evacuated.
Fire officials say the flames were quickly put out and nobody was hurt.


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