Dixie Highway http://wfpl.org en Railroad paid $325K so far after derailment http://wfpl.org/post/railroad-paid-325k-so-far-after-derailment <p>The head of the Paducah &amp; Louisville Railway says the company has paid out at least $325,000 in reimbursements so far after a train derailed in southwest Louisville and caused a chemical fire.</p><p>CEO Tony Wreck told The Associated Press on Monday that the money has gone to help pay the expenses of people evacuated from their homes after the Oct. 29 crash.</p><p>Evacuations were lifted Sunday and homeowners were being allowed back into the town of West Point four days after a chemical fire started at the site.</p> Mon, 05 Nov 2012 16:00:38 +0000 The Associated Press 2334 at http://wfpl.org Railroad paid $325K so far after derailment