Lynchburg Firefighters Battle Train Engine Fire

Courtesy:Karen Montgomery

Lynchburg, Va. - Lynchburg firefighters were called to Woodall Road -- behind the Kirkley Hotel for a train fire Wednesday night. Around 5:30, the Norfolk Southern train's engine caught fire.

They believe it was engine failure that caused it. Firefighters had it under control in 30 minutes.The train is not a total loss. Norfolk Southern crews will tow the train to their shop in Roanoke for repairs.