U.S. says CSX missed rail defect blamed for oil train derailment

Fri Oct 9, 2015 9:47am EDT
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WASHINGTON Oct 9 (Reuters) - U.S. regulators on Friday said a February oil train derailment in Mount Carbon, West Virginia, was caused by a rail defect that CSX Corp and its contractor missed during at least two inspections conducted months before the accident. (Reporting by David Morgan; Editing by Chizu Nomiyama)