Violation Tracker Individual Record
The U.S. Department of Justice, U.S. Environmental Protection Agency and the State of West Virginia announced a settlement with CSX Transportation Inc. to resolve its liability for state and federal water pollution violations related to a 2015 train derailment and oil spill in Mount Carbon, West Virginia. Under the terms of the settlement, CSX Transportation, Inc.?agreed to help improve surface water quality in the area impacted by the oil spill through a contribution of $500,000 to a state-administered fund to upgrade a water treatment facility in Fayette County, West Virginia. CSX Transportation, Inc. also agreed to pay penalties of $1.2 million to the U.S. and $1 million to West Virginia.?