One Of The Worst Disasters In U.S. History Happened Right Here In South Carolina
Throughout American history, rail related accidents have been an all too common unfortunate occurrence all over the nation. And South Carolina, with its long history in railroading, is certainly no stranger to railroad disasters. Unfortunately, just before Christmas in 1946 one of the worst disasters in U.S. rail history occurred in Newberry County and that tragic day will never, ever be forgotten.
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Robin Jarvis is a travel and entertainment writer and editor for OnlyInYourState.com with a bachelor's degree in Journalism. Her love for travel has taken her to many parts of the world. She spent more than two decades living on the coast in South Carolina and currently lives in the mountains of North Carolina - although she still makes it back to see family in South Carolina quite often. When she's not working, she loves to hike, kayak, and check out new adventures. Get in touch at [email protected]
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