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Train carrying 1,000 gallons of fuel catches fire

Posted at 7:55 AM, Aug 08, 2018
and last updated 2018-08-08 11:37:58-04

Crews are responding to a train carrying fuel that is on fire in Anne Arundel County Wednesday morning. 

The fire broke out just after 6:30 a.m. on Waugh Chapel Road in Odenton. Officials say the fire started in the stack of the locomotive.

The train is confined to a service area, and officials say no passengers are on board. 

It's said to be carrying 1,000 gallons of fuel.  

Firefighters have extinguished the fire and no injuries have been reported at this time.