EMA director gets to experience derailment from behind scenes

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By Thomas Barr

 NICHOLS - Four homes in Bullitt County remain evacuated as derailed train cars continue to pose some danger in southwestern Jefferson County.

Mike Phillips, director of Bullitt County Emergency Management, said as of Friday afternoon, the 1.2-mile evacuation area remained in place.

While the derailment site is in Jefferson County, a small portion of Bullitt County is affected.

Four homes which are located off Katherine Station Road, south of Highway 44 and Dixie Highway, are part of that evacuation area.

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